Camp Placement Counselors

Our Camp Placement participants are pre-screened international applicants looking for a job in a U.S. camp. You can hire these candidates by logging in to your account, and looking through our available applications.

Camp Placement CounselorsPlacement FeeMinimum StipendTotal Cost
Age 18-20$1,100$1,600$2,700
Age 21+$1,250$1,750$3,000
Age 18-20 w/ flight$1,800$900$2,700
Age 21+ w/ flight$1,950$1,050$3,000
  • Minimum stipends are based on 63 days of work. After 63 days of work, counselors should be paid a minimum of $30 per additional day worked.

  • Counselors must receive pay and benefits commensurate with those offered to their American counterparts.

  • Camp Host Employer agrees to follow applicable federal, state and local minimum wage and overtime laws.


Self Placement

Self-Placement participants are first time international counselors who have secured a job offer by contacting your camp, and making arrangements with your camp directly.

Self Placement CounselorsPlacement FeeMinimum StipendTotal Cost
All Ages$200Determined by employerDetermined by employer
  • Self Placement fee(s) waived if you also hire one or more Camp Placement participants.

Returning Placement

Returning Placements are participants who have worked at a camp in a previous year and have secured a job offer by contacting your camp, and making arrangements with your camp directly.

Returning Placement CounselorsPlacement FeeMinimum StipendTotal Cost
All Ages$0Determined by employerDetermined by employer
  • InterExchange is only permitted to sponsor a limited number of 3+ year returnees. Sponsorship for these participants is subject to availability.

What We Provide

When you choose InterExchange, the staff you hire will receive:

  • Documents to obtain a J-1 Visa (DS-2019 Form)
  • Accident and sickness insurance for the entire duration of their contract
  • An InterExchange Participant Handbook and information about living in the USA
  • A pre-departure online orientation
  • 24-hour program support throughout the summer

What fees will my staff pay?

U.S. Department of State-Designated J-1 Visa Sponsor
Alliance for International Exchange
Exclusive partner of the Erasmus Student Network for J-1 Visa sponsorship of internships in the U.S.
European-American Chamber of Commerce New York
Generation Study Abroad
Global Ties U.S.
International Au Pair Association
WYSE Travel Confederation