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Global Internships

Explore your global identity and enhance your professional skills by enrolling in one of our Global Internship opportunities. These are for-credit, unpaid internships designed to help you gain an immersive international experience in a supervised internship in Summer 2019. Review our Summer 2019 Global Internship destinations, program eligibility requirements and their internship sites to see which country is a good fit for your global internship:


The application for the Summer 2019 Global Internship Program is now closed. The application for the Summer 2020 Program will open again in October 2019 and close February 1, 2020.

There are 4 essay questions in this application. Write concise two to three paragraphs. Examine the questions before starting the application and type your answers in a Word document for proofreading; then copy and paste into the application:

  1. Why are you applying for a Global Internship and which career is of interest to you? Tell us about what you hope to learn from this experience.
  2. Give an example of your strategies for interacting with people who are different from you and adapting to new cultures.
  3. What aspects of this Global Internship opportunity do you expect will be the most challenging for you and how will you prepare for and overcome these challenges?
  4. Have you ever found yourself in a situation of extreme stress? What are your strategies when you find yourself in this situation?

At the end of the application, you will be asked to upload your unofficial transcripts. Please ensure you have your unofficial transcript ready to upload to the application.