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Work, Intern, Volunteer & Research Abroad: Funding Resources for Students

Funding Resources for Students Interning Abroad Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies or credit-bearing, career-oriented internships abroad. To be

Jun 12, 2017
Creating an Academic Framework for International Internships

According to the 2015 Institute for International Education Open Doors report, 19,000 students participated in for-credit international internships, while another 22,181 students reported participating in "non-credit work, internships, and volunteering abroad". As the number of students taking part in experiential

Mar 24, 2017
Work, Intern, Volunteering/Service-learning & Research Abroad (WIVRA) Programs: A Document for Students This student-focused resource was compiled by the EA KC’s Subcommittee on Work, Internships, Volunteer and Research Abroad (WIVRA) and includes a series of advising basics for students seeking experiential learning programs abroad. Feb 15, 2017
Benefits of Interning Abroad for Students

Are you considering interning abroad? Below are some resources that will help you make your decision. The Global Marketplace and Internships Abroad - International Educator Magazine The Benefits of Internships Abroad - Four Lifelong Benefits You Get From

Feb 14, 2017
Considerations for Visas for Internships Abroad

There is not one agreed upon definition of internship and the use and interpretation of the term are different throughout the world. As such, it's important to identify a lot of details about the experience when determining what visa is

Nov 03, 2016
Managing Student Participation in Noncredit Programs Abroad

The number of students participating in noncredit internships programs, including internships, service learning, and volunteering abroad, continues to rise. But with many students enrolling independently, without involvement from their home institution, how can participation be recorded, monitored, and assessed for any risk or safety issues?

Aug 10, 2015
Creating an Effective Study Abroad Career Integration Plan on Your Campus

Presenters will explore the model student "Study Abroad Career Plan" developed in conjunction with the 2013 NAFSA webinar, "Helping Students Translate Study Abroad" for the Job Search.

Aug 21, 2014
Internships, Service-Learning, and Volunteering Abroad: Successful Models and Best Practices

This Collegial Conversation will focus on a rapidly-expanding type of education abroad: internships, service-learning and volunteering.

Apr 21, 2014
Intercultural Skills in the Workplace

This Power Point presentation was given by Janice Mulholland, Higher Education Manager, British Council at the session 'Intercultural skills in the workplace: New research on employer needs' at the 2013 NAFSA Annual Conference on Wednesday, May 29.

Aug 26, 2013
Resource for Vetting Partners and Developing Work, Internship and Volunteer Abroad (WIVA) Programs This document is a resource for international educators who are interested in learning more, expanding on or developing Work, Internship, and/or Volunteer Abroad (WIVA) programs. Apr 29, 2013
Examining Institutional Frameworks for Global Service Learning

A look at institutional definitions and frameworks in place for community-based research and global service learning, based in part on a survey from The Research University and Civic Engagement Network (TRUCEN).

Apr 02, 2013
Eleven Ways to Strengthen Service Abroad

When international service is carried out with clear community direction, collaboration, and open-minded sensitivity, the experience can have lasting positive effects on your students, faculty members, and the communities they serve. This is a condensed excerpt from Eric Hartman's essay, "Balancing Risk and Reward in Service Abroad," which originally appeared in the July/August 2011 issue of International Educator, provides guidelines for strengthening service abroad.




Feb 18, 2013
Career-Related Resources for Work, Internships, and Volunteering Abroad Career development resources, created by the NAFSA Education Abroad Knowledge Community (EA KC) WIVA Subcommittee, covering broad themes that apply to students participating in domestic and international internships, service learning, study abroad, and volunteer experiences. Apr 06, 2012
Tips For Successful CVs And Interviews

This resource is a presentation to help job seekers in the field of international education. It was adapted from a session by Cori Filson, Skidmore College, Margaret Wiedenhoeft, Kalamazoo College, Martin Hogan, CIEE, presented at NAFSA's 2010 Annual Conference & Expo. It is meant to be used as a resource at the regional, state, and local levels to assist job seekers in international education. The presentation covers some standard do's and don'ts as well as advice for CVs and interviews, and also highlights information on international education specific to the higher education context.

Oct 08, 2010
Public Good: Work, Internships, and Volunteering Abroad

Resources that demonstrate why sending U.S. students abroad for educational experience is in the general interest of the United States and its citizens.

Apr 09, 2009
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