ERIC Number: ED372706
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
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International Internships and Volunteer Programs. International Options for Students and Professionals.
Cantrell, Will; Modderno, Francine
This book provides program descriptions and application procedures for 153 international internships and volunteer programs. Section 1 lists opportunities with 13 national and international government organizations and institutions, such as the Peace Corps and the World Bank. Section 2 lists 28 internships tied directly to a college credit-granting program, with accompanying study involved. Section 3 lists 64 internship opportunities with international or internationally-focused organizations that are not tied to an academic program, such as the American Friends Service Committee, Amnesty International, CARE, and TransAfrica. Section 4 lists 42 volunteer opportunities with private, non-profit organizations, such as Habitat for Humanity and Jesuit International Volunteers. Section 5 lists 6 miscellaneous opportunities that are not strictly internship or volunteer positions, but that may be of interest to those seeking international experience. Usually provided for each listing are a brief description of the program, a summary of requirements and application procedures, and an address and phone number. (MDM)
Descriptors: College Graduates, College Students, Educational Opportunities, Higher Education, International Organizations, International Programs, Internship Programs, Nonprofit Organizations, Program Descriptions, Public Agencies, Student Volunteers, Universities, Volunteers
Worldwise Books, P.O. Box 3030, Oakton, VA 22124 ($18.95).
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