Innovate, intern, teach, and share expertise at U.S. host companies
The J-1 Bridge USA Exchange Visitor program is the U.S. Department of State’s leading public diplomacy initiative. Its goal is to promote international educational and cultural exchange by allowing foreign nationals to visit the U.S. through work, study, research, teaching, or training programs for the purpose of fostering mutual understanding and collaboration.
As a trusted and experienced leader in the field, Cultural Vistas is a designated sponsor for international Research Scholars, Short-Term Scholars, Specialists, Interns, Trainees, and Teachers who are pursuing career enhancement opportunities in the U.S.
Annually, more than 3,000 individuals from around the world and nearly 600 U.S. corporate, educational, and organizational entities turn to Cultural Vistas as the trusted solution for J-1 Visa sponsorship for internship programs.
J-1: Research Scholar
Global collaboration is essential. Now more than ever, the movement of global talent is needed to help companies maintain competitive advantage, meet customers’ needs, and develop the cutting-edge technology required to address unprecedented global challenges.
The J-1 Specialist visa makes it easy for companies with a physical U.S.-based location to bring in subject matter experts from anywhere in the world to participate in the interexchange of ideas and improvement of knowledge and skills among foreign and American colleagues.
The J-1 Exchange Visitor Program provides countless ways for individuals around the world to gain hands-on professional experience in their chosen academic or occupational field while deepening their understanding of American culture.
Teach USA provides experienced international educators with the opportunity to explore a new educational and cultural environment through full-time teaching positions in the United States. Participants gain exposure to American teaching methods while host schools experience fresh perspectives by exposing their students to a wider understanding of the world.