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Global Internships

Summer Global Internships &
Service-Learning

Partner Organizations

UVM has established partnerships with various  internship organizations to offer UVM Students international service learning and internship opportunities in various locations around the world. These organizations are: CET, Connect 1-2-3, Foundation for Sustainable Development (FSD), and International Studies Abroad (ISA). Our partner organizations provide:

  • customized support in connecting students with an appropriate internship or service-learning placement
  • in-country housing with either dorm facilities on a college campus, apartments, or home stays
  • in-country logistical support
  • weekend group excursions and social activities

Each partner internship organization provides assurance that your internship experience will be a valuable one that’s well supported.

Process

  1. Attend an Info-session to learn more.
  2. Select an area of focus or geographic location.
  3. Work with, Gregory Dunkling (email:gregory.dunkling@uvm.edu) to select the most appropriate internship organization: CET, Connect 1-2-3, Foundation for Sustainable Development (FSD), or ISA.
  4. Contact the internship organization directly to identify internship opportunities or service learning placement. Deadline: March 1, 2018. In most cases, internships must be established in early March for summer placement eligibility.Connect 1-2-3 – Lea Levy: email: lea@connect-123.com
    CET – Janelle Bloss: email: JBloss@cetacademicprograms.com
    ISA – Ashley Tobin: email: atobin@studiesabroad.com
    FSD – Matt Perry: email: matt@fsdinternational.org

Cost

Program Fees: These vary based on geographic location but range from $3,750-$5,500 for an 8-week internship. Included: internship placement, housing, local staff support for the duration of your in-country experience, social events with students from other universities and regions of the world, and occasional weekend group excursions.  Not included: airfare, meals, visas, spending money.

Sample Areas of Focus

  • Advertising
  • Animal Science & Wildlife
  • Arts & Culture
  • Business & Marketing
  • Communications
  • Economic Development
  • Education & Teaching
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Film & Photography
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Human Rights
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Medical & Health Care
  • PR & Event Management
  • Public Policy
  • Sports Management
  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Youth Development & Sports

Sample Locations

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • China
  • Costa Rica
  • The Czech Republic
  • The Dominican Republic
  • England
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Ireland
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Peru
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • Spain

Sample Programs

Organization City Country Continent
Foundation for Sustainable development (FSD) Salta Argentina South America
Foundation for Sustainable development (FSD) Cochabamba Bolivia South America
Foundation for Sustainable development (FSD) Jodhpur India Asia
Foundation for Sustainable development (FSD) Ciudad Sandino Nicaragua North America (Central)
Foundation for Sustainable development (FSD) Tola Nicaragua North America (Central)
CET Shanghai China Asia
ISA Lima Peru South America
ISA Malavli India Asia
ISA Mumbai India Asia
ISA Cusco Peru South America
ISA Valparaiso Chile South America
ISA Cartago Costa Rica South America
ISA Santiago Dominican Republic North America (Caribbean)
ISA Santo Domingo Dominican Republic North America (Caribbean)
Global Links Various Cities Australia Australia
Global Links Santiago Chile South America
Global Links Cunaco Chile South America
Global Links London England Europe
Global Links Hong Kong China Asia
Global Links Various Cities New Zealand Australia
Global Links Singapore Singapore Asia
Global Links Valencia Spain Europe
Connect 123 Buenos Aires Argentina South America
Connect 123 Dublin Ireland Europe
Connect 123 Cape Town South Africa Africa
Connect 123 Barcelona Spain Europe