Find an International Internship While we have established relationships with internship sites overseas, you can also find an internship opportunity on your own, using these resources: International Internship Directory offers various types of international internships. TransitionsAbroad.com covers paid and volunteer work abroad, living abroad, studying abroad, and cultural travel overseas. Anywork Anywhere has several useful resources for the international intern, including employers who are seeking interns. CraigsList lets you choose your location or region and search by “internship”. BUNAC offers a range of volunteer abroad and teaching overseas programs in Ireland, the UK, Australia and other global locations. Idealist.org to learn about various types of international internships. Country ProfilesAtlas of Student Mobility includes information on funding, country profiles and other useful information for students traveling internationally. CIA World Factbook covers country history, people, government, economy, and much more. globalEDGE™ is an international business portal and provides extensive insight on individual countries and regions. Embassies and Customs RegulationsForeign Consular Offices in the U.S. offers a list of foreign embassies and consulates located in the U.S. The Electronic Embassy lists all foreign embassies located in Washington, D.C. The U.S. State Department lists all U.S. embassies and consulates worldwide, and offers safety and security information U.S. Customs and Border Protection offers useful information about customs regulations when leaving and entering the U.S.
Visas, Passports, Work Permits & International Driver’s Licenses BUNAC assists with obtaining the necessary paperwork needed to work in several countries for a fee. Perry International will help expedite the procurement process for visas, passports, and international driver’s licenses for a fee. A Briggs Passport & Visa Expeditors provides U.S. passport services as well as travel visas for most countries for a fee. Travisa offers visa processing for a fee, as well as country information. Global Visas provides visa and work permit services for selected countries for a fee. Do It Yourself Expat is a guide to working in Europe for non-E.U. citizens, and includes information about visas.
Living and Working Abroad Transitions Abroad provides information about living and working in a foreign country. Accommodations Abroad includes housing resources if your international internship site does not provide housing. Armchair World offers helpful information when traveling abroad. Rosetta Stone offers language-learning software. TravelGear.com covers items that you may need for your specific country. Currency Converter rovides exchange rates. World Clock covers time differences. Lonely Planet provides travel guides and information. GoAbroad offers information on phone cards. SmartComs sells international cell phones.
Travel You’ll find affordable flights at Student Universe, Airtreks and cFares, and rail passes at GoAbroad.