Washington DC Internships Overview
A Global Experiences internship in Washington, DC can help provide candidates with specialized work experience in one of the greatest cities in America and the world. Global Experiences provides specialized international internship experience to candidates interested in politics, nonprofit management, marketing, communications, law and a number of other fields for recent graduates and university students from around the world. Washington, DC is just one of Global Experiences popular summer locations, helping students gain incredibly relevant experience each and every summer.
Washington DC internships with Global Experiences packages a professional internship with a well vetted organization; downtown-DC student housing well positioned to take advantage of DC’s fantastic public transit; award winning, Strengths-based career development; and on-the-ground, DC-area support staff.
Take the plunge this summer with a full-time, eight week internship in the capital of the United States – Washington, DC!
About Washington DC
Washington, DC is known around the world as the nation’s capital, but few understand the District’s reputation as a media, nonprofit, and communications center for the US as well. This burgeoning reputation, as well as DC’s status as America’s center of government make it a perfect choice as a location for valuable summer internships for college students and recent graduates. Internships in DC allow for unmatched real-world experience that can’t be matched. Washington DC internships allow interns the chance to see world-renowned architecture, experience a cultural scene that is one of the world’s best, and meet people from around the world.
What to expect from the Washington DC Internship Program
Having a Washington, DC internship can easily help you stand out from the crowd, improve your resume, and get hired quicker. Working in this city of contradictions – despite being the home of the US government, the District has no representation in the United States Senate or House of Representatives – tells employers you can cut it anywhere! Thanks to our tried and tested enrollment process, each candidate undergoes a careful review by our top-notch Enrollment Team based on numerous phone consultations and an online application form before being accepted for a summer internship in Washington, DC. Apply early, as this summer internship location fills up fast!
Each candidate who successfully navigates the extremely competitive selection process receives multiple hours of one-on-one career development with our own Program Advisors – international travelers themselves with extensive knowledge of Washington, DC. This Strengths-based, award winning career development includes unmatched preparation for an interview with a company in your career field matched to you career goals and personal strengths. International candidates will also receive dedicated visa assistance to help navigate the J-1 visa process, a United States Department of State requirement for legally interning in America. The J-1 visa has a separate, associated cost.