Work, Intern, Teach or Volunteer Abroad
Searching for the Perfect Opportunity
The following is NOT a list of recommended programs or organizations. This is simply a listing of opportunities which are available to you. It is your responsibility to check references and determine the ability of each organization to meet your needs.
VOLUNTEER, INTERN, WORK Abroad Scholarship!
The Christianson Grant is open to individuals who have arranged to
work, intern or volunteer abroad for at least sixth months.
UW Oshkosh Resource
Expert advice for anyone considering going abroad to study, volunteer, intern, teach, travel or work! Living abroad can be inspiring, challenging and even life-changing. Knowing what to expect is your key to success – and The BIG Guide Online shows first-year students as well as graduates how to build their credentials and prepare for work in the global economy. Discover opportunities, acquire skills and develop the all-important global perspective with this easy-to-use interactive online guide and toolkit. And the best part for UW Oshkosh students is that the service fees are already covered for you. Start building your global career skills today! (The name of this service will change to "My World Abroad" shortly!)
Working in International Education (job listings & print materials)
Georgia Ministry of Education "Teach & Learn with Georgia"
Educators Abroad Student Teaching (EAST; UW Oshkosh program)
World Teach (volunteer)
Teach English as a Foreign Language
Chilean Ministry of Education Abre Puertas program
JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Program (work in Japan)
O-Hayo Sensei (work in Japan)
TaLK Teach & Learn in Korea (scholarship program)
VolunteerAbroad.com (searchable database)
Work & Intern Abroad
AIESEC (paid internships)
Work Abroad/Volunteer with BUNAC (U.K., Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, France, Canada, South Africa, Cambodia & Peru)
Career Forum (career site for Japanese-English bilinguals)
CDS International (internship in Germany)
Eurograduate Live (Careers Database and Career Planning)
Euro Jobs (work abroad)
GermanCompanies.us database of 3,500+ German firms in the U.S.
InterExchange (intern, volunteer)
JobsAbroad.com (searchable database)
JobSite (work abroad)
MonsterBoard U.K. (work abroad)
Monster Global Gateway
OverseasJobs.com (searchable database)
Other Resources (print)
Working World: Careers in International Education, Exchange, and Development
authors Sherry L. Mueller & Mark Overmann; Georgetown University Press October 15, 2008; ISBN-10: 1589012100; ISBN-13: 978-1589012103
Careers in International Affairs
authors Maria Pinto Carland & Candace Faber; Georgetown University Press; 8 edition April 15, 2008; ISBN-10: 1589011996; ISBN-13: 978-1589011991
This page was last updated on: April 30, 2013