Internships Abroad and Study Abroad

Intern Abroad Starting January 2018

New Year – New Opportunities! Spend 2-6 months in Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Spain, or Uruguay. We have an assortment of fields to choose from and customized placements are also available.

This is the perfect opportunity for gap year, college students, post grads, and young professionals looking for international work experience. Apply by November 1st to start your program in January 2018!

Interns Wanted in Barcelona – Spring 2018

Keesha M - Social Work Internships in Ecuador - Adelante Abroad

Work at a progressive, small, international K-12 school in Sarria, Barcelona.  This facility is turning 50 years old! Interns interested in School Administration, Teachers Assistant, Counselling and Social Media are welcome.

Because it is a multilingual school, we can place low or no-Spanish language levels here!

Apply now and we can confirm your acceptance within 4 -5 business days. What are you waiting for?

Summer 2018 Programs in Scotland

Keaton B - Agriculture Business - Intern in Scotland - Adelante Abroad

Start your Summer 2018 in beautiful Edinburgh, Scotland!

4-Week Ecology & Wildlife Conservation Program (15 Spots left) May 20 – June 16, 2018

6-Week Observation & Research Assignments in Various Fields (Psychology, Equine Veterinarian, Ag. Business, Zoology, & More) May 20 – June 30, 2018

Spots are filling up – Secure yours ASAP!

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Volunteer Abroad Update – Oaxaca, Mexico

Ella - Graphic Design Internship - Adelante Abroad

Ella S. (Graphic Design) – “Work is going great, I’ve actually already been working there for 2 weeks so luckily I have some friends! I really really love my internship. [Here’s a picture of] me with the third print I’ve ever made – wood reduction print with 6 different colors/layers.

Hilary R. (Law) – “Oaxaca is lovely. Things are going well! The food is the best!”

Durian S. (Ecology)“My experience with Adelante clarified many things about myself career-wise, and also personal-wise. I am very appreciative of my experience, and Oaxaca is incredibly beautiful!”

Intern Abroad Update – Healthcare Internships

Adrien - Medical Internships in Ecuador - Adelante Abroad

Adrien V. (Medical Internship in Ecuador) – “During my internship, I got the chance to have a hands on experience learning how to take blood, administer IV’s, attend wounds, and have an up close experience observing simple surgeries.”

Abigail C. (Medical Internship in Madrid) – “This program was so great! I learned so much and had such amazing opportunities. I was able to enter the operating room and converse with the actual surgeons about different techniques and procedures.”

Michael H. (Medical Internship in Madrid) – “I just wanted to let you know that I had the best time here in Madrid, Spain. The internship worked out perfectly because I learned a lot from the doctors and nurses.”

Intern Abroad Update – Madrid Candidates

Marta QMM - Teaching English in Madrid - Adelante Abroad

Marta Q. (Teaching English) – “The Spanish classes are super fun and helpful. When I’m done for the day with work and classes, I like to go for a walk round Madrid and explore the city.

Christina A. (Sports) – “I am just checking in and wanting to thank you and the Adelante Abroad team for helping me find the perfect internship for me. I am so glad that your prices for the program is inexpensive in comparison to other programs out there.”

Valerie B. (Psychology/Healthcare) – “Adelante was very efficient in finding me the perfect internship position with a mental health organization that works with people who have schizophrenia.”

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Testimonials from Adelante Abroad Candidates

I participated in the ecology and countryside management branches at the SRUC Oatridge campus. The lecturers that provided me with projects were so incredibly helpful. Anytime I needed help or had a question there was ALWAYS someone there who went above and beyond to make sure my question was answered. Throughout my time there, I learned a lot about the ecology of Scotland and how it differs from the environment that I am used to at home. I also made some lasting friendships with some of the locals that I met while staying in the dorms. Scotland is full of experiences for any type of person, and it was an experience that I would urge more people to take part in.

Jordan S., University of Arkansas- Fayetteville, USA
Jordan S., University of Arkansas- Fayetteville, USAObservation and Research in Scotland - Ecology

Loved this experience! Going abroad is something that is on everyone’s bucket list, so why not learn something while you’re at it? Adelante does a fantastic job providing a great experience abroad along with a great internship. The Spanish class that came with my program was a surprise but definitely my favorite part.

The internship itself (medical) was great as well- very enlightening. The one suggestion I would give is to make sure to get a visa! Traveling in Europe is fairly affordable and with all the extra time you may have from work, it’s worth it to get out and explore! I would do this program all over again!

Brianna C., Northeastern University, USA
Brianna C., Northeastern University, USAInternship in Madrid, Medical

My internship assignment [97.3 FM Radio Valentín Letelier] was spot on. Marcela made sure I knew how to get there and who to talk to (although the beautiful madness of Chilean Spanish made it difficult to chat at first). I was allowed to work [Journalism internship/reporter] at my own pace and take as many tourism days off as I needed. The staff was endlessly cool… if you end up in the area, I recommend you tune in to Radio Valentín Letelier for a (really) broad mix of alternative music.

Adelante is trustworthy and Chile is indescribably worthwhile. Buen viaje, folks. Pick up a slang dictionary on your way.

Arlo B., Morehead State, Owingsville, KY, USA
Arlo B., Morehead State, Owingsville, KY, USAInternships in Chile

Hear From Past Interns After Their Adelante Program

I thought I’d let you know that since my internship with Adelante, I have competed countless interviews in my career.  And while I feel that my CV could take an interviewer in any number of directions, almost every interviewer has asked me, “I see you interned as an EMT in Spain; tell me about that.”  For whatever reason, It has been a talking point that has saved me on so many levels throughout my career.  Brian and I have talked about this over the years, and he has expressed the same experience in interviews.

Just wanted to say thanks!

Colin F., MD, Duke University
Colin F., MD, Duke UniversityNOW: Private Practice - Allergy Specialist, North Carolina

Applying for a job was tough. Employers wanted experience, but in order to have experience, you needed experience. It was a never-ending circle. Internships were a great opportunity to gain more experience in the work field that you’re trying to get into. My Adelante internship is the internship that seems to stand out the most on my resume.

When I left Barcelona I had just finished my Master’s Degree. My resume now had 3 internships, a Bachelor Degree and a Master’s Degree yet the thing all employers wanted to discuss, was my internship in Barcelona.

Lynn T., Azusa Pacific University
Lynn T., Azusa Pacific UniversityNOW: International Merchant Sales Specialist, MINDBODY, Inc., Syndey, Australia

When I arrived back in New York City, I kept my passion for travel and foreign culture, and pursued an internship position at a Travel & Tourism PR Communications firm. The defining and proudest moment of my interview was when the President looked up from scanning from resume and said “You worked in Barcelona for a few months? ¡Que interesante!” I replied “una experiencia maravillosa.” I got the internship, which ultimately lead into a full time position at the agency. A wonderful experience indeed.

Kerry L., Ithaca College Graduate, Ithaca, NY
Kerry L., Ithaca College Graduate, Ithaca, NYNOW: Activation Manager, J3 Studios/Universal McCann, New York, NY

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