1.Who is eligible to apply?
2.What will Tamkeen provide in terms of support?
Tamkeen will help in covering stipends for premium enterprises, whereby the Enterprise shall select the required stipend support amount starting from BD 100 up to BD 350 (in increments of BD 10) and/or 70% of the stipend the enterprise currently offers (Whichever is lower).
3.What is Tamkeen's Internships Scheme?
The internship scheme is a strategic initiative aimed at providing fresh graduates with the opportunity to take on practical work experience through an internship with an Enterprise in Bahrain. The scheme will allow fresh graduates to build a network and establish relationships with mentors, gain experience with a potential employer, get introduced to the work culture and etiquette and acquire new skills. At the same time, the scheme aims at encouraging Enterprises to develop their internship programs and provide them with the support needed to take in high caliber interns and to compensate them.
4.What are the durations of the internship opportunities ?
5.What if an enterprise did not have prior experience in running internships ?
Tamkeen will provide Enterprises with an Internship Toolkit which will be a means of empowering companies to support the intern and both gain from the experience. The toolkit could consist of time plan frameworks, questionnaires for skill understanding, mentor ideas for supporting the student, apps to inspire both parties to work hard etc.
6.What will the enterprise gain out of this program ?
- Access to a rich database of individuals
- A Chance to give back to the community as part of the enterprise's corporate social responsibility
- Increase the enterprise's productivity
- Potential financial support
- Companies that will get financial support should pass the minimum requirements as per the evaluation process.
7.How can i apply as Enterprise?
The Enterprise must create an online account in order to be able to apply to the scheme and enlist any internship opportunities. The Enterprise will be responsible for carrying out their selection process in order to select the required interns.