Students Without Borders Internships

Internships give you more time to immerse yourself in another culture and gain work experience, enabling you to enhance skills and advance your professional goals.

These 3 to 4 month internships will allow you to put knowledge into practice, working side-by-side with a local non-governmental organization (NGO), university or college in Malawi, Peru or Vietnam.

Projects relate to one or more of the following areas:

  • Education 
  • English as an Additional Language 
  • Recreation Management 
  • Small Business Development 
  • Natural Resource Management 
  • Politics and Advocacy 
  • Health Care
  • Gender Issues or Tourism

Recommended for students enrolled in or graduating from:

  • Anthropology
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Family Social Science
  • Global Political Economy
  • Health Sciences
  • Human Nutritional Sciences
  • Kinesiology
  • Law
  • Nutritional Science
  • Physical Education & Recreational Studies
  • Supply Chain Management

Dates: Summer 2018 (exact dates vary depending on each placement)

ALL-INCLUSIVE COST:  $5,100 (for Summer 2018)
Price includes return airfare from Winnipeg, visa, accommodation, orientation, in-country support, daily allowance for meals and transportation, comprehensive travel health insurance, program fee and support services, Intercultural Training and a Pre-Departure Training Course.  Participants may qualify for financial assistance.

Application Deadline: January 31, 2018
Prospective applicants must meet with a Student Mobility Staff Member in the International Centre prior to submitting an application. Contact IC.SWB@umanitoba.ca for more details.

Online Application: Check back in early January to access the online application.