Google Student Ambassador Program For 2012 – Apply Now

Google Student Ambassador program for 2012

Feb 15, 2012 – Google Student Ambassador Program For 2012 – Apply Now

  •  If you have great interest in New Technology, Love Google Products
  •  Do you want to bring new opportunities to your school and peers?
  • Do your friends say you’re a natural leader?
  • If so, the Google Student Ambassador Program may be perfect for you!

Google Ambassador 2012

Through the Student Ambassador Program, you become a liaison between Google and your University. Ambassadors plan and host several events during the school year, introduce students to new Google products and features and act as a campus contact for Google teams.

 Google Student Ambassadors may:

Work closely with local Google teamsHost and organize events to bring awareness to Google’s products and brandSpread the word about competitions, training opportunities, scholarships and other eventsAttend Google events as a Google representativeHelp Google to better understand their campus’ cultureBuild relationships on campus with faculty and student groupsTest products and featuresPromote product use and new product launches to studentsBe a source of knowledge for your university about Google products

Qualitifications For Google Ambassador Program

  • This opportunity is open to university students at level 2 or above and postgraduate students.
  • Google Student Ambassadors must be:
  • Currently enrolled in a college or university in Europe, Middle East or Africa
  • Pursuing a BA/BS or MS degreePassionate about technology
  • Able to plan events and manage a budget
  • Actively involved in student life on campus

Time Commitment For Google Ambassador Program

  •  One academic school year Approximately 10 hours per month
  •  4 or more events per year

 Google Ambassador Program Benefits

As a Google Student Ambassador, you will:

  • Receive regular updates about exciting new Google products / features, programs and announcements
  • Enhance your professional development, leadership, technical and communication skills
  • Be eligible to participate in special Google events, product training and be considered for local internships
  • Exchange best practices with Ambassadors from other schools and disciplines
  • Add the Google Student Ambassador Program experience to your resume
  • Get your own Google SWAG

How To Apply For Google Student Ambassador Program

In order to apply, you should:

1. Write 2 Essays as specified in the application form.

2. Submit your application online at  by Thursday, 1st March 2012 (for students in Sub-Saharan Africa).

Shortlisted students will be contacted by the end of March 2012.

In Sub-Saharan Africa, eligible countries are Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Senegal, South Africa, Uganda, Angola, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Tanzania, Cote d’Ivoire.