| Cross-Cultural Solutions: Intern Abroad for the Experience of a Lifetime!
Gain international work experience and possibly academic credit in health, education, or social services. In-country staff welcome you to the CCS Home-Base and ensure that all of your needs are met – from safety and lodging to perspectives and insight about the local culture.
Dates Offered: Choose from start dates year-round and lengths-of-stay from 2-12 weeks.
Contact: Cross-Cultural Solutions, 2 Clinton Place, New Rochelle, NY 10801; Tel: 800.380.4777 or 914.632.0022; in the UK call 0845 458 2781/2782; other countries call +44 (0) 1273 666392; Fax: 914.632.8494.
| Internships Worldwide
Get a head start on your career through an international internship! ELI works with a variety of private companies, NGOs, and governmental organizations in Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America to create individualized internships. Working in another country challenges interns to develop cross-cultural competencies, independence, self assurance, and flexibility—all traits desired by employers. While an internship may not automatically land you a job, it can make your resume stand out and help you get your foot in the door.
|| Dates: Programs are available throughout the year and dates are flexible.
Costs: Program fees start at $515. The cost will depend on the country and duration of the program.
Contact: ELI, 1557 Ogden St. #5, Denver, CO 80218
| International Internship
With the help of local partners, United Planet's Quests provide interns with life-changing experiences via cultural immersion while supporting communities in more than 50 countries in different projects such as healthcare, orphanage work, environmental, construction, teaching or women's empowerment. As an intern on a UP Quest you will have the opportunity to develop many skills including:
• Language skills
• Cross cultural communication abilities
• International work experience
See website for dates and costs.
Contact: United Planet, 11 Arlington St, Boston MA 02116, USA.
Tel.: 800-292-2316 or 617-267-7763.
| Internships in Europe
Work in an exciting and challenging internship in the field of your choice that helps you gain self confidence, new skills, valuable work experience and an outstanding resume.
Study academic courses taught at local universities that broaden your perspective and nurture your personal growth.
Explore new ways of thinking and living that deepen your knowledge and understanding of different cultures as well as political, international, and economic issues.
Semester programs are offered in London, England; Edinburgh, Scotland; as well as Brussels, Belgium; Madrid, Spain; Bonn & Berlin, Germany. Summer programs are offered in all locations except Madrid.
|| Dates: Fall: August-December; Spring: January-May; Summer: June-July.
Contact: EPA Internships in Europe, University of Rochester, Dewey Hall 2-147, Rochester, NY 14627.
| Career-related Internships in Argentina, China, Ireland, South Africa and Spain!
Connect-123 helps you find career-related international internships in business, human rights, education, health care and many other fields. From your first days on the job, roll up your sleeves and dive in, working on projects that make a real contribution to local organizations. Build your international work experience, improve your resume, and have the experience of a lifetime!
What's included: Finding the perfect project for you; arranging secure, high-quality, centrally-located accommodation based on your budget; assisting with local transport and providing advice on public transport routes; airport meet and greet service; a complete preparation and orientation information pack; advice, assistance, and guidance before, during, and after your stay; group-rate discounts; and 24/7 emergency support and assistance. We can also include optional language classes for programs in Argentina, China and Spain.
Dates: Both start dates and durations are flexible. Typical durations range from 1 to 6 months.
Cost: Please see website for details.
Contact: Connect-123 International Internship and Volunteer Programs
USA Tel: (800) 731 6406 (toll free)
| Dream Careers Internship Program
Dream Careers (SummerInternships.com) is the leading internship program for college students offering 11 program locations. Join hundreds of motivated college students in the Dream Careers internship programs and receive all of the program benefits including group housing, weekend trips, academic credit, a meal plan, career development seminars and a customized internship placement at a highly-coveted internship.
Choose from 11 elite cities including New York City, Los Angeles, London, Chicago, Washington DC, Miami, San Francisco, Barcelona, Boston, Costa Rica, or Hong Kong.
|| Dates: June - August.
Cost: Ranges by Location: $6,750-$9,499.
Contact: Dream Careers Headquarters, 134 W. 26th Street, Suite 1200, New York, NY 10001
| Affordable and Customized Internships Worldwide
World Internships offers you the opportunity to intern abroad in 14 exciting and diverse countries: Australia, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, England, France, India, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Nepal, New Zealand, Spain, and Thailand. Internships are customized to fit your educational and professional background and are available year-round.
||Dates: Year Round – Our internships start at a minimum of 8 weeks. Contact us for more information.
Cost: Costs vary depending on country and duration of stay.
Contact: World Internships — 17 New South Street, Suite 302 Northampton, MA 01060
Intern in Spain or South America
Customized internship programs in a wide range of sectors in Madrid, Barcelona, Seville and Marbella, Spain, Oaxaca, Mexico, San Jose, Costa Rica, Vina del Mar/Valparaiso, Chile and Montevideo, Uruguay. Spanish classes, housing and internship placement all provided. 1 to 6 months, year round.
Contact email: email@example.com. Website: www.adelanteabroad.com.
Amity Internships and Teaching Exchange
The Intern Teacher program provides volunteer teaching assistants from over countries around the world to serve as living models of language and culture at primary, secondary and post secondary levels. Interns offer a native perspective on their language, culture and country, enabling students to better understand and appreciate the languages they study.
Association for International Practical Training
AIPT is the foremost provider of worldwide on-the-job training programs for students and professionals seeking international career development and life-changing experiences. AIPT arranges workplace exchanges in hundreds of professional fields, bringing employers and trainees together from around the world. AIPT's online placement service--PINPOINT--matches individuals seeking training opportunities with appropriate training positions in their field. Short- and long-term placements in more than 80 countries through the International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) available to university students aged 19-30 in science, engineering, math, computer science, agriculture, or architecture.
Contact: AIPT Information Center, AIPT, 10400 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Suite 250, Columbia, MD 21044-3519; 410-997-4293, fax 410-997-3924; firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, www.aipt.org or www.iaesteunitedstates.org.
Offering internships in language/liberal arts, fine arts, archaeology, engineering, and tropical ecology programs in 40 locations on 6 continents and in 9 different languages. Course offerings range from intermediate-level language and liberal arts study through advanced-level, direct enrollment in local universities. Internship programs combine coursework with participation in local work life. Application materials: 2 references, transcript, essays, and academic approval.
Brethren Colleges Abroad
Internships and Service Learning
BCA offers internships in Europe, Asia, and South America which range from social work internships to business internships in local companies.
Internship Programs Worldwide
SUNY Brockport offers a wide variety of specialized international internships in cuntries such as Australia, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, England, India, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, Philippines, Spain and Thailand. Brockport offers both full and part-time internships in a wide variety of fields so that many interests and majors can be accommodated. The internaional internships are arranged between the student and our full-time internship director prior to departure. Almost all of our programs have an on-site resident director available and offer a full program of field trips throughout the semester with a detailed orientation upon arrival.
Worldwide Teaching Internships
Participants sent to countries worldwide to teach English throughout the year. Placement fee, course fee, and travel expenses. Accommodations and board provided by host schools. Available to students and non-credit certificate option for adults.
Contact: Univ. of Minnesota, Morris, MN 56267; www.eltap.org.
EiAbroad Global Internship Programs
Experiences International is the leading provider of global internships, volunteer experiences and entry level employment. We combine the latest technologies, with high touch processes to ensure the best possible placements, at the most prestigious and innovative companies around the world.
As an award-winning company, our strategic partnerships provide EiAbroad interns with the opportunity to grow their professional and personal careers through impactful experiences.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.eiabroad.com
Foundations for Sustainable Development
Internships in Sustainable Development
FSD Interns gain invaluable experience by working directly on grassroots initiatives with local communities in ten sites around the globe. Our unique network of over 300 NGO partners is a respected resource for those seeking hands-on involvement in community development to address health, social, environmental, and economic issues. With ongoing support from FSD Site Teams, you will receive comprehensive training, experience in project development, and a seed grant to mobilize your project. This culturally immersive experience provides you with solid leadership skills, an excellent foundation for those building careers in international development and beyond.
Contact: email@example.com, www.fsdinternational.org
Global Service Corps (GSC)
Enjoy a Cultural Immersion Experience...
Serve local communities. Learn new skills in our volunteer programs in Cambodia, Thailand and Tanzania. Live with generous families or in local accommodations! Choose from projects in health, environment and/or education year-round - from two weeks to one year. International Internships in all areas including International Healthcare.
Contact: Global Service Corps, The Women's Building, 3543 18th Street, #14, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA; tel. (415) 551-0000; firstname.lastname@example.org, www.globalservicecorps.org.
Teaching internships for volunteers over 18 years of age in Costa Rica, Ecuador, Thailand, Kenya, Ghana, and India. Experienced leaders aged 24+ needed for travel programs.
Contact: email@example.com; www.globalroutes.org
Global Vision International
International Internships in Africa, Europe, Asia, and Central and South America
Many long-term internships include 12 weeks training on a GVI volunteer program followed by a 12-week work placement with GVI or a partner. Shorter internships include placements with organizations.
Work is in conservation, social enterprise, community development or tourism.
After a successful internship, qualifying candidates may be given the opportunity to work for GVI or selected partner organizations.
Contact: Call toll free 888-653-6028; www.gviusa.com/internships-abroad.
IAESTE (United States)
Founded in 1948, the International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) is an international network that coordinates paid international internships for students in technical fields such as engineering, computer science, mathematics, natural/physical sciences, architecture, and agricultural science. IAESTE United States has represented IAESTE in America since 1950.
Contact: AIPT Information Center, AIPT, 10400 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Suite 250, Columbia, MD 21044-3519; 410-997-4293, fax 410-997-3924; firstname.lastname@example.org, iaesteunitedstates.org
Institute of Cultural Ecology
Academic internships in Fiji, Thailand, Hawaii, Nepal, Australia, and New Zealand, working on marine biology projects, environmental advocacy, or custom-designed projects in participant’s field of interest. Four, 8, or 12 weeks.
Contact: email@example.com , www.cultural-ecology.com
International Internships provides overseas internship placements in 14 countries around the globe for American and international students. Students can choose their destination and they will customize a placement that is tailored to their skills, interests, and education. Or, they can choose a specialty internship within their field in a prearranged placement. In either case, the placements are custom selected to be as rewarding to the student as possible, providing hands on experience in the field.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org; www.International-Internships.com
Kiva Fellows Program
Kiva Fellows have a unique opportunity to witness the realities of microfinance firsthand by working directly with Kiva field partners, or supporting Kiva’s newest initiative (Kiva Zip), for a minimum of 16 weeks. The position is volunteer-based, and all fellows receive a week of in-depth training at Kiva’s headquarters, plus ongoing access to Kiva’s network of staff and former fellows. Fellows fulfill a core set of deliverables laid out in a personalized workplan that is defined by Kiva.
LEAPNOW offers group and individual programs bringing together academic credit, strong intentional focus on personal evolution, and a database of 6,000+ ways to travel, study, and work in 126 countries for ages 17-24.
Contact: email@example.com, www.leapnow.org.
Marist International Internships
Internship and study abroad programs in Australia, England, Ireland, Italy, and Spain. Programs combine internships and course work at host institutions. Homestays are available at select sites.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.marist.edu/international