12 Week Spring #1,
12 Week Spring #2,
12 Week Fall #1,
12 Week Fall #2,
12 Week Summer #1,
12 Week Summer #2,
8 Week Fall #1,
8 Week Fall #2,
8 Week Spring #1,
8 Week Spring #2,
8 Week Summer #1,
8 Week Summer #2
|Program Sponsor:||International Internships LLC|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|12 Week Spring #2||2019||12/01/2018 **||Rolling Admission||03/23/2019||06/15/2019|
|8 Week Spring #2||2019||12/01/2018 **||Rolling Admission||03/23/2019||05/18/2019|
|8 Week Summer #1||2019||02/01/2019 **||Rolling Admission||06/01/2019||07/27/2019|
|12 Week Summer #1||2019||02/01/2019 **||Rolling Admission||06/01/2019||08/24/2019|
|8 Week Summer #2||2019||02/15/2019 **||Rolling Admission||06/15/2019||08/10/2019|
|12 Week Summer #2||2019||02/15/2019 **||Rolling Admission||06/15/2019||09/07/2019|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Your internship placement will be customized to you and your goals in your chosen field. Your resume/CV and cover letter (describing the types of internship placements you would like and the skills you wish to work on during the program) are used to search for your placement. Our placement coordinators work with a large variety of companies and the organization you are placed with will be determined by many factors including company needs along with your education, experience, and background.
New Zealand has a strong and vibrant economy, known for its vital and innovative businesses that are role models for organizations worldwide. The countries work ethic and business environment will gain you an intern experience like nowhere else, with interns being given more meaningful tasks and roles than they might elsewhere. We will find you an internship within one of these New Zealand companies that perfectly suits your needs. This means that your time spent in the workplace will be of a world-class standard that helps you build skills in-line with your chosen career goals.
- 8-52 weeks: $2,900
- Paid Hospitality Internship (9 months): $2,900
- We currently have several openings for PAID placements in New Zealand in 4 and 5-star hotels. The internships are 9 months long and pay ranges from 15-18 NZD/hr. See the New Zealand Hospitality Flyer for more details. Contact us for more details.
- Custom placement
- On-site Coordinator
- On-site orientation
- Visa assistance (US applicants only)
- ISIC Card (for those currently enrolled in university)
- Evacuation Insurance (for those currently enrolled in university)
- Basic Health Insurance (for those currently enrolled in university)
- Airport pickup: $95
- Tour Package: $295
- City Tour
- Excursion / Cultural Activity
- Tour Guidebook
- 3-12 Academic Credits from Truman State University: $650 flat fee
- 1 credit per 40 hour work week
- Journal and essay required
- Airfare to/from New Zealand
- Visa Fee
- Living expenses
- Be between 18-30 Years Old
- Your Country of Citizenship must be eligible for the Working Holiday Visa. Please check the New Zealand Immigration website linked here.
- Must be proficient in English Language
We will help arrange your housing while in New Zealand. You will pay your housing provider directly. Housing is dependent upon the location of your internship placement and availability. It will be secured only after your placement is confirmed. Accommodation options and availability may vary. Once the housing placement has been found, a more accurate cost will be provided, however, students should budget for approximately $1000/month. We charge a housing placement fee of $250.
Please note that the housing costs will be paid directly to the housing operator WHILE IN NEW ZEALAND and not prior to departure.
If you are from a Visa Waiver Country and will be staying in New Zealand for under 90 days, you will not need to arrange a visa prior to your arrival in New Zealand. For a list of Visa Waiver Countries, please visit Immigration New Zealand here.
If you will be staying in New Zealand for more than 90 days or are not from a Visa Waiver Country, you will need to apply for the Working Holiday Visa. For more information about the Working Holiday Visa as it pertains to your country, please visit Immigration New Zealand here.
If you do not qualify for the Working Holiday Visa, there is a possibility you may qualify for the Student and Trainee (WE1) Visa. Please contact us for more information.
|Event Management||Fashion Design||Finance|
|Graphic Design||Hospitality and Tourism||Marketing|
|Public Relations||Social Science||Sports Management|
|Web Development||Wildlife Conservation|
Want to see what past participants have done? Check out some placement examples!
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