International Internship Sources
SPECIFIC SITES FOR INTERNATIONAL JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS
International City Tour Guide
A great guide to everything you need to know about various cities around the globe. Includes Amsterdam, Athens, Beijing, Berlin, Cairo, Dublin, Hong Kong, Instanbul, London, Paris, Rome, Santiago, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.
Careers Representing AmericaInformation on becoming a Foreign Service Officer, Foreign Service Specialist, or Civil Service employee for the U.S. Department of State.
U.S. Senate Foreign Relations CommitteeThe Committee studies and reviews, on a comprehensive basis, matters relating to the national security policy, foreign policy, and international economic policy as it relates to the United States.
U.S.House International Relations Committee The Committee studies and reviews, on a comprehensive basis, matters relating to the national security policy, foreign policy, and international economic policy as it relates to the United States.
CSCE Commission of Security and Cooperation in Europe
Be a part of one of Washington, DC's most respected organizations which provides a blend of international relations, human rights, and Capitol Hill experience.
U.S. Department of Defense
Online links to a wide variety of jobs with the Defense Department.
Great Resource for work abroad links.
Best Bets for Internships Abroad
Great Resource for internships abroad links.
Council on International Educational Exchange
CIEE offers educational programs abroad for students, faculty and educational administrators.
Site designed to locate internships in Dublin for students of all majors and concentrations.
Working Adventures Worldwide
Find great opportunities worldwide.
Foreign Policy Association (FPA) International Volunteering Opportunities Great collection of international opportunity links.
Planet Recruit International job postings.
Jobs links around the world.
Monster - InternationalWork and Internships abroad.
Includes programs with internships.
All types of overseas opportunities.
The Riley Guide
International Job/Internship Opportunities.
University of Michigan
One of the best international sites.
Wall Street Journal - Europe
Links to internship opportunities.
Great for teaching English abroad
International Human Rights Internships, Employment, Volunteering and Travel Opportunities in Human Rights and Development.
International Education Resource Center (IERC)Offers internships, Spanish language, and culture courses in the Dominican Republic.
An Networking resource for non-governmental organizations in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
Great organization with many resources of studying abroad and interning abroad programs.
The international platform for young people to discover and develop their potential to have a positive impact in society.
YMCA Go Global Program
YMCA Go Global is a voluntary service and capacity-building program that places young Americans at YMCAs and community organizations around the world.
CDS International Inc.
Some great internship opportunities from a organization that states it is "committed to the advancement of international career training opportunities customized to provide individuals with in-depth practical knowledge of other nations' business practices, cultures, and political traditions."
Website with many internships abroad. "As part of the global economy we help create local employment wherever we send volunteers."
Great internship opportunites all over the world.
This website focuses mainly on listings of opporuntities in Africa.
Internship database linking people and organizations in 153 countries.
Alliance Abroad Group Offers internships in Australia, China, Costa Rica, France, Germany, Mexico, and Spain. They also offer internships in the United States for Non-US Residents.
The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE)
International internships in the technical field (fee based).
Places students and recent graduates in individually tailored internships is a number of countries worldwide. There is a fee to participate in this program.
Center for International Policy
Great site for international policy resources and internship listings.
Embassies and Consulates
A great listing of various embassies and consulates homepages.
Many foreign embassies in Washington and their consulates in major U.S. cities seek American citizens to fill vacancies. Here is a selection of selected embassies:
British Embassy (The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
In addition to their embassy in Washington, the British have consulates all across the country. To contact the embassy call 202-588-6500 and ask for the human resources department. The mailing address for the British Embassy is 3100 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008.
Embassy of Canada
The Canadian embassy offers internships for American students. Please contact the Embassy Intern Coordinator at 202-682-1740, ext. 7530. The Canadian Embassy's address is 501 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC. The main phone is 202-682-1740.
Embassy of Brazil
The Brazillian Embassy offers internships for American students. Please contact the Embassy Internship Coordinator at 202-238-2700. The Brazillian Embassy's address is 3006 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008.