Intern + Work Outside the United States

Set Yourself Apart with International Experience.

Our internship and work abroad programs allow students and professionals to develop the expanding set of competencies demanded in today’s global economy through sustained immersion in a foreign country – language learning, interdisciplinary problem solving, empathy, and respect for cultural attitudes and ideas, to name a few.

Intern and Work Outside the U.S.


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Alfa Fellowship Program

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A fully-funded professional development program providing up to 18 accomplished young Americans, Britons, and Germans the opportunity to live abroad, study Russian and work at leading organizations in Moscow.

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Cultural Vistas Fellowship 

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A fully-funded summer internship affording underrepresented U.S. university students with the opportunity to intern abroad for eight weeks in Argentina, Germany, or India.

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IAESTE United States

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A reciprocal exchange program providing students in technical fields with paid, course-related internships and training abroad, and employers with highly skilled U.S. and international trainees.

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Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program

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A fully-funded, 9-to-12 month professional development program in Germany for up to 15 accomplished young Americans to live abroad, study German, and gain experience in business, economics, journalism, law, and public policy.

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Internships in Europe and South America

Customized internship placement and work abroad programs for U.S. and Canadian students and young professionals across Europe and South America.

financial-support-calloutFinancial Support is Available

We know that the number one obstacle to interning or working abroad is the expense.

As a nonprofit, we’re committed to providing affordable options for those interested in taking their career pursuits overseas.

In fact, every year nearly 90 percent of the individuals who take part in Cultural Vistas programs outside the United States receive paid internships, full or partial funding, or are awarded scholarships to support their experiences.

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Cultural Vistas alumnus Dan Hiemstra spent time hiking in Liechtenstein during his internship in Germany.

How to Make the Most of Your International Internship

Getting ready to go abroad for an international internship is both exciting and a bit nerve-wracking. We asked a few…

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