The Independent Work Abroad Program in Germany provides work authorization for students enrolled at U.S. universities and colleges. Enrolled students from Canada and non-U.S. students attending accredited U.S. colleges and universities are also eligible. Participants find their own host companies and negotiate the terms of employment. Programs start individually, usually at the beginning of each month. Applications are due at least six weeks prior to your desired start date. The length of each position is variable - usually 3-12 months.
Pje. Tortosa, 1, 28045 Madrid, Madrid, Spain
The Cultural Vistas Summer Internship Program in Spain provides an excellent opportunity for U.S. and Canadian students to gain work experience abroad, improve their Spanish language skills, and experience Spanish life and culture firsthand. Internships are available in a variety of fields, including, but not limited to, business/finance, tourism, IT, media/communications, international relations, the nonprofit sector, Spanish studies, and economics. The program runs from the end of May to mid-August. All internships are unpaid; however, scholarships are available to qualified participants that receive unpaid internships.
Vía Once 1354, Ñuñoa, Ñuñoa, Región Metropolitana, Chile
Cultural Vistas offers two different 12-week programs in Chile: a four-week Spanish language course and an eight-week internship (language/internship option) or a 12-week internship (internship option). All internships are unpaid; however, scholarships are available to qualified participants. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. Applications must be submitted at least 3 to 4 months before desired start date. Applications for summer are due January 15.