How to apply for an internship in the USA

So, you’ve decided to look for an internship in the United States. Congratulations—that’s a giant first step! It’s this same initiative and drive that will make you stand out with American employers when you challenge yourself to find your ultimate U.S. internship. And the more energy you put into searching for an internship, the more likely it is you will find a program that’s perfect for you.

Once you’ve found an internship, we encourage you to start your application for Intern USA or Trainee USA. Read about the Benefits of Becoming an International Intern in the U.S.

Also, before you begin your internship search, make sure you meet the eligibility requirements for the J-1 Visa.

Check out our “Finding an Internship and Applying for a J-1 Visa” Webinar to jumpstart your internship search!

U.S. Department of State-Designated J-1 Visa Sponsor
Alliance for International Exchange
The International Coalition for Global Education and Exchange
European-American Chamber of Commerce New York
Global Ties U.S.
International Au Pair Association
WYSE Travel Confederation