Winter 2022 In-person Global Internships

We are very pleased to announce that our global experiences including Semester 2, 2022 Exchange and Winter 2022 Experiences will recommence on a country-by-country basis. We understand how important these opportunities are for you, and our teams have been working diligently behind the scenes to ensure these can be offered safely as we continue to monitor the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic and other global safety considerations. 

Make sure to research your travel destination(s) and prepare accordingly, by reviewing all the FAQs.

World Endeavors was founded in 2002 with the mission to transform lives through international education. World Endeavor programs are focused on immersive, hands-on learning, creating unique opportunities for cross-cultural understanding.

What can I participate in?

World Endeavors offer a range of  internship opportunities over a wide array of sectors across Czech Republic, Ireland, Italy and Thailand  in the following fields:

  • Administration
  • Advertising
  • Architecture
  • Data Science
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Science
  • Event Management
  • Fashion
  • Finance
  • Government/Public Policy
  • Healthcare
  • Human Resources
  • IT/Computer Science
  • International Business
  • International Relations
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Logistics
  • Marketing
  • Media/Communications
  • Non-profit Management
  • Public Health
  • Public Relations
  • Software Development
  • Tourism
  • Visual Arts
  • Web & Graphic Design
  • Wildlife Sustainability

Further information can be found on the World Endeavors website.

Application Instructions

All applicants must meet the UQ Internship Eligibility Criteria and any other criteria as outlined by the host organisation. Students are required to apply to both UQ and World Endeavors via the buttons below.

  1. Submit an application to the Internships and Global Experiences Team and
  2. Submit an application to World Endeavors 

Students will receive access to their Internships Workflow once their application is approved by the Internships and Global Experiences Team. 

Apply to UQ  Apply to World Endeavors  

 

Costs & Inclusions

Program fee is approximately $3,262 - $4,212 USD. This includes the deposit of USD $500 which will only be requested following your initial program interview with a World Endeavors advisor and acceptance into the program.

This cost includes:

  • 24/7 on the ground service
  • Airport pick-up
  • Placement service
  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • 24/7 emergency travel assistance

Funding

Funding is not guaranteed even if all selection criteria are met. Funding should not be a factor when developing your budget and should only be considered supplementary financial support if awarded. 

Applicants will be considered for only one grant per application round.

Widening Participation Grant

When you submit your application for an internship, you are automatically considered for funding that is relevant to your nominated experience. Please refer to the Short-Term Experiences Funding page for details.

Credit for Internships

Some students may be able to receive credit towards their UQ program pending faculty approval. The Internships and Global Experiences Team is unable to provide further advice regarding internships for credit. If you are interested in seeking credit, please refer to the Credit for Internships page for more specific details

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 15 April 2022
Host: 30 March 2022

Program Dates

Start: 22 June 2022
End: 24 July 2022

 

Fast Facts

Type: Work Experience
Mode: Internship
Location: In-person
Credit: For-credit or Not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

Internship Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.

Information Sessions

Past Information Session Recordings:

World Endeavors Virtual International Internships | August 2020 |  Session recording