Internships and Volunteer Opportunities
The opportunities listed below are in no particular order. If you are interested in an internship where you can use a language other than English, please use your browser's search tool to search this page for that language (French, Spanish, etc.). Most of these opportunities are unpaid. If you are seeking a paid internship, please search using 'paid'.
Internship in Spain
• Various descriptions: https://www.internshipinspain.com/internship-prerequisites/
U.S. Embassy in Paris or London
Description: For more information, Please visit: http://www.gooverseas.com/blog/10-paid-internships-abroad-in-summer
Compensation: $5000 stipend to each intern each summer
Location: Paris or London
IES Abroad Internships
Description: For more information please visit: http://www.iesabroad.org/study-abroad/internships?gclid=CObB5ofjmMECFRJp7Aod2CcAyw
Time Frame: part-time or full-time
Program Leadership Internship with Tandana Foundation
Description: For more information, please see:
• Japanese language is not required for the ALT position.
•Experience working with North Americans and Latin Americans.
•Ability to work cooperatively with a diverse array of people, to solve problems creatively, and to promote a positive experience for all involved.
•Self-motivation, responsibility, and ability to work independently
•Minimum age of 22
•First Aid and CPR certification
Time Frame: Committment is 85 days
Next Dates: Ecuador Health Care October 8-14;
Ecuador Gardening October 16-23
For more information, please vist: http://www.japansociety.org/content.cfm/internship_opportunities
For more information, please visit:
Application Deadline: April 1 for June start date
Application Deadline: May 01, 2017
Teen Program Intern-Girls INC.
About the Girls Inc. of Worcester:
Girls Inc. of Worcester, located at 125 Providence St. in Worcester, MA, works to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold by offering quality research-based programs in a safe environment, providing opportunities for girls to take healthy risks, and helping girls to build leadership skills and master physical; intellectual; social and emotional challenges. All internships offered through Girls Inc. of Worcester are unpaid and run on a seasonal basis (Fall: September-December, Spring: January- April, and Summer: May- August).
The Teen Progran Intern will use personal expertise and talents to enhance the current teen program offerings. Girls Inc. of Worcester's extensive teen programming includes: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) curriculum, confidence building exercises, Anti-bullying educaion, expressive arts performance, and much more. The Teen Program Intern will work closely with the Program Director to bring these initiatives to life for the girls and further develop the present array.
• Must have an interest in and affinity for working with teen girls
• Must be a positive, hardworking, team player
• Must help facilitate programs in a way that respects girls and encourages them to take healthy risks and try new things.
• Must successfully complete a CORI background check
Resulting skills and experience gained:
• The opportunity to use personal skills to help individuals and the community
• Experience in quality, research-based, gender specific programming
Time Frame: Mostly after school hours, approximately from 2 pm to 6 pm and daytime hours for prep time and on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, with some variance from program to program. Flexible hours are available.
Application Deadline: If interested, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
After School Intern-Girls INC.
About Girls Inc. of Worcester:
Girls Inc. of Worcester, located at 125 Providence St. in Worcester, MA, works to inspire all girls to be
strong, smart, and bold by offering quality research-based programs in a safe environment, providing
opportunities for girls to take healthy risks, and helping girls to build leadership skills and master physical;
intellectual; social and emotional challenges. All internships offered through Girls Inc. of Worcester are
unpaid and run on a seasonal basis (Fall: September-December, Spring: January-April, and Summer: May-
The After School Intern will work directly with the girls, providing critical assistance to the program staff in
the after school program. Girls Inc. of Worcester’s current programs include: Homework Help, Computer
Lab, Health and Fitness, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), and Art.
• College and/or work experience in any of the following fields: human services, education, health
sciences, and/or psychology
• Experience and sensitivity to working with people from diverse backgrounds
• Personal commitment to empowering and inspiring youth
• Strong communications skills
• Must successfully complete a CORI background check
• Team building skills are a plus
Compensation: Unpaid Internship
Time Frame:3-8 hours/week for 1 semester.
Location: 125 Providence Street, Worcester, MA
Application Deadline: If interested, contact us at email@example.com
Latino Behavioral Health Workforce Training Program
Description:Latino Behavioral Health Workforce training Program has trained humdreds of Latinas and Latinos in the area of addiction treatment, while creating access to addiction treatment credentials: LIcensure and Certification
• Conversational Spanish
Time Frame: The classes are held once per week in Boston and Springfield from 5:00 to 9:00 PM (day of the week to be determined) and the first Saturday of each month from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM at each site. The entire in-classroom training component is approximately 47 weeks (10 months) long.
Application Deadline: For more information, please visit: http://lbhwtp.adcare-educational.org
Latin American Association Internship Program
Description: For more information, please visit: http://thelaa.org/get-involved/internship-at-the-laa/
• Strong writing and organizational skills
• High attention to detail
• Ability to meet deadlines and produce results
• Some level of English/Spanish skills
• Ability to work at least 20 hours per week
• Biligual English/Spanish preferred
• Flexible Schedule preferred
• Experience in PR positions preferred
Time Frame: At least 20 hours per week
Location: Metro- Atlanta
Application Deadline: Applications for all of our internship positions will be accepted on a rolling basis. Check website for priority consideration deadlines.
Intern in Germany Program
For more information, please visit: http://culturalvistas.eu/igp/?gclid=CjwKEAiAgeW2BRDDtKaTne77ghgSJACq2U4bAxHj6UWyIgN3kagai-qswoa6mePrk0xlTvRUnMk8exoCB77w_wcB
• Have prior German language knowledge
• Be enrolled in a degree program
• Have completed at least 4 semesters
Time Frame: variable
French American Center Internship
Description: For more information, please visit: http://www.frenchamericancenter.com/english/internship.asp
Compensation: Accommodations [$400-$600/month], meals[$300-$400/month], medical insurance [$60-$70/month], and pocket money [$200-$300/month] are the responsibility of the intern
Time Frame: 4, 8, or 12 weeks
Location: South of France
Massachusetts Treasury Internship Program
Description: For more information, please see http://www.mass.gov/treasury/about/employment-and-internships/internships.html
Time Frame: February to May
Application Deadline: Decembert 1st for Spring Internship
May 1st for July/August Summer Internship
U.S. Department of State Internships
Description: For more information and deadlines, please visit :http://careers.state.gov/intern/which-program-is-right-for-you
Internships in France
Description: For more information and deadlines, please visit: http://www.workandvolunteer.com/internships-in-france?gclid=CjwKEAiA58a1BRDw6Jan_PLapw8SJABJz-ZWSR2DXk80y25GCwwJ0g-PVe_BCdU7h2Y5gtKHGoHSkxoCMovw_wcB
Time Frame:8-12 weeks
Internships Abroad with Foundation for Sustainable Development (FSD)
As an FSD intern, you will gain invaluable exprience by working directly on grassroots initiatives in your area of interest. As you work wih FSD's in-country staff, you will receive on-site training and real-world skill building. Our rigorous International Internship program allows you to live with a host family and gain highly transferable skills in project design and management, participatory leadership, community assessments, budgeting/financial managment, and cross-cultural communications
Qualifications: No specific qualifications
Time Frame: academic year or summer
Application Deadline: For Flexible start dates and deadlines, see: http://www.fsdinternational.org/apply/startdates
Massachusetts Export Center
Description: For more information please see:http://www.mass.gov/export/internship/
• Strong Verbal and Written Communication Skills
• Strong analytical and time management skills
• Attention to detail and organizational skills
• Ability to work both independently and in a team-based environment
• High degree of reliability and dependability
• Interest in international business
Time Frame:16 hours/week
Location:Boston, New Bedford, Holyoke, or Worcester
Application Deadline:See website for details
U.S. Department of State Student Internship Program
For More Information, please see: http://careers.state.gov/intern/student-internships OR http://careers.state.gov/intern/other-programs
Location: Internships are available at many of the over 265 U.S. embassies, consulates and missions to international organizations around the world, as well as at the Department of State in Washington, D.C. and other locations throughout the U.S.
Description: For more information, please see: http://internboston.com
Time Frame: Various
Massachusetts Latino Chamber of Commerce
Description: For more information please visit: http://www.malcc.com/internship/
Time Frame: Year- Round; full or part-time
Location: various Massachusetts offices
Application Deadline: Internships are offered year -round. To apply, please see: http://www.malcc.com/internship/
Institute for Central American Development Studies- Summer Internship and Cultural Training Program
This summer program is best for those who are intersted in a field experience in Costa Rica or Nicaragua, but not necessarily a structured academic program
No two internships are alike,but all require intern's individual initiative and creativity for carrying out appropriate tasks.
Time Frame: 20-30 hours per week
Location:Costa Rica or Nicaragua
Application Deadline: Check website for application deadlines: http://www.icads.org/summer_program.php
French American Chamber of Commerce, New England Chapter
Plese visit their website for various opportunities: http://www.faccne.org
China Internship Program-Get Work Experience Abroad!
CRCC Asia is seeking ambitious, talented and hardworking students and graduates for its China Internship Program. Chinese language skills are not necessary, fluent English is the only language requirement.
Our program has been featured in numerous high profile media outlets including The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek and the BBC. Click here to read more: http://www.crccasia.com./about-us/media-coverage/
This is an incredible opportunity to gain excellent professional experience and transferable skills in one of the worlds most important and fastest-growing economies. You will be working in a company in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, or Sanya where you will be required to work independently and in international teams. Our internships last 1, 2, or 3 months, starting every month all year round.
There are many sectors available including (but not limited to) Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Advertising, Legal, PR, Pharmaceutical, NGOs, Sustainable Energy and Engineering.
Typical tasks include: conducting research, writing reports, giving presentations, working in teams on strategy, accompanying colleagues on client meetings and business administration.
Our China Internship Program is highly regarded by employers and is certain to make a positive impact on your Resume. Many of our previous interns are now working in top international firms.
CRCC Asia offers other programs including: Intensive Mandarin courses, Hospitality Internships on the tropical resort of Sanya, and a China travel program, all of which can be done in conjunction with or in lieu of our Internship Program. More information can be found on our website, www.crccasia.com
All CRCC Asia Programs provide a full package of support, activities and networks from the moment you join the program until well after your return from China. Due to Republic of China visa regulations internships are unpaid. International internship experience in China can only be possible through an unpaid internship, however we ensure that every aspect of your trip to China from your internship to our regular social and cultural activities is managed in a friendly and professional manner.
Our Comprehensive China Internship Program Includes:
• Guaranteed internship in a sector of your choice
• Visa processing for China
• Accommodation for duration of internship
• Welcome banquet
• Welcome pack
• SIM card and city guide
• Introduction course and cultural training
• Weekly Beginner Mandarin lessons
• Social and networking events
• English speaking supervisor
• Full support and guidance from our Beijing/Shanghai/Shenzhen/or Sanya office
How To Apply:
Apply online at http://www.crccasia.com/apply/
•All applicants must have completed or be currently enrolled in a degree
• We are also looking for you to exhibit a strong academic record, and an interest in foreign travel and culture.
• Fluent English is essential; if you speak some Chinese and would like to practice your language skills we can find you a company where this is possible.
Time Frame: Our Internships last 1, 2, or 3 months.
Study Abroad in China
Description: For more information, please visit: http://www.studyabroad.com/in-china
Volunteer at the French Cultural Center
Description: For more information, please visit: http://frenchculturalcenter.org/volunteer/
Study Abroad in Barcelona
For more information, please visit: https://www.barcelonasae.com/internship-programs/?gclid=COin44PDj88CFYcehgodowMB9A
Internships in Spain, Italy, France, China, and more
Bilingual Volunteer Opportunities
*Make-A-Wish Bilingual Interpreters: http://massri.wish.org/ways-to-help/volunteering
* Ascentria Care Alliance: http://www.ascentria.org/volunteer/massachusetts
* Volunteer at Dana Farber: http://www.dana-farber.org/How-to-Help/Volunteer/Opportunities.aspx
* ESL teacher: http://www.assumptionvolunteers.org/whats_involved.html