IAESTE – International Internships – via Cultural Vistas

IAESTE, or the International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experiences, is a global organization promoting intercultural exchange between students in STEM fields across the globe.

IAESTE’s goal is to provide international professional opportunities for studying studying in the technical fields.  Participants complete internships at private institutions, universities, and research centers around the world.

Eligibility Requirements
Applicants must:

  • be enrolled at an accredited US college or university in a full-time bachelor’s, master’s or PhD program, before, during and after the program.  International students are welcome to apply as long as they are enrolled at a US college or university.
  • have attained junior-level standing or above by the time the internship begins
  • be enrolled in a technical field of study, including, but not limited to, engineering, computer science, architecture, natural and physical sciences, or agricultural sciences
  • be 19-30 years of age
  • be fluent in English

IAESTE participants receive a stipend that generally covers at least the cost of living.  See website for further details.

Application Deadline
Early December

Additional Information

Other Cultural Vistas Programs
Cultural Vistas
Alfa Fellowship Program
Berlin Startup Program
Cultural Vistas Fellowship
EMGIP Fellowship
Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program
Internship Program in Argentina
Internship Program in Chile
Internship Program in Germany
Summer Internship Program in Germany
Summer Internship Program in Spain
Independent Work Abroad in Germany
Independent Work Abroad in Switzerland


UAS7 (German Universities of Applied Sciences) – Internship Program

UAS7 is a strategic alliance of seven leading German Universities of Applied Sciences committed to excellence in teaching and research.

The Internship Program (IP) is a new option for students interested in hands-on research opportunities at a German university of applied sciences.  Internships offered by UAS7 member faculty allow IP participants to work alongside teams in our campus research laboratories and institutes.  German language is sometimes but often not required for UAS7 Internship Program.

Eligibility Requirements
Applicants must:

  • have prior laboratory experience (academic or otherwise)
  • have sufficient English fluency to function in an international scientific work environment
  • be a degree-seeking student at an accredited US or Canadian college or university (US or Canadian citizenship not required)
  • have a strong academic record; demonstrated preparation for the proposed internship

See website for additional eligibility requirements.

Successful applicants are eligible for the UAS7 Travel Scholarship.  All IP applicants will be considered for this scholarship during the admissions process.

UAS7 Travel Scholarship
€1,000 contribution to travel expenses for program participation.  A full tuition waiver and other program benefits are also included.

Application Deadline
Early October/mid-February (see website for further details)

Additional Information

Other UAS7 Programs
Study and Internship Program
Study Program