The Young Associates Programme (YAP) is a two-year programme targeted at recent undergraduates who do not hold a Master’s degree. The programme is a unique immersion in the world of multilateral policymaking, research and analysis. It is designed to act as a springboard to future postgraduate study at top international universities.
Applications for the YAP 2019-2021 Round closed on December 9th.
Applications for the YAP 2020-2022 Round will open in autumn 2019.
For information on other career opportunities at the OECD, please check out our career website.
Read through the sections below to find out more about the Programme. If you don’t see the answer to your question in the FAQs, please get in touch at Youngassociate@oecd.org.
The OECD is a global economic forum working with 36 member countries and more than 100 emerging and developing economies to make better policies for better lives. Our mission is to promote policies that will improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world. We provide a unique forum in which governments work together to share experiences on what drives economic, social and environmental change, seeking solutions to common problems. We aim to improve our efficiency and effectiveness; staff members are encouraged to actively contribute to this goal.