Overview

Known as the “Paris of the South,” Buenos Aires provides the perfect setting for interns who are looking for that European feel, but wish to live and intern in South America. After the economic crisis of 2001, Argentina’s economy slowly began to grow. Argentina’s economy paired with its vibrant culture gives interns a unique glimpse into their field of interest while preparing them for a future career.

Our World Endeavors Intern in Argentina Program is a great fit for those looking to make progress on their future careers while enhancing their Spanish language skills. Argentina provides its own unique culture by combining South American traditions with European influence and engages visitors with warmth and hospitality.

 

Location

In the far corner of South America rests Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina. Visitors consider it the most European city in South America, but Buenos Aires dances with Latin flair. Although European immigrants shaped the city centuries ago, its culture has taken on a shape of its own. Artists cover drab walls with splashes of bright pastels, particularly prominent in the La Boca neighborhood. Even the presidential palace, aptly named la Casa Rosada, boasts a bright rose color from top to bottom.

Fill the days by attending antique markets, sampling street food, listening to street musicians, or touring the famous modern art museums. Meet up with friends in the evening to enjoy a classic Argentine steak dinner followed by a glass of Fernet. Afterwards, attend a tango class or catch a fútbol game with some friends. No matter your interests, there is never a dull moment in Buenos Aires!

Experiences

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"Argentina is such a fascinating, beautiful, confusing, and diverse country, and being able to witness it firsthand was one of the highlights of my college career. Living and learning in another country was so rewarding, and the experience gave me a whole new excitement for life. Now I always look for opportunities to practice my Spanish and the other skills I learned there. I'm so glad I made the leap to study in Argentina!"

-Molly, Program Advisement Intern

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Fields

World Endeavors offers internships in a wide range of professional fields in Argentina, and our advisors are proud of their ability to find great opportunities in unique and highly specialized fields. Though some internships may be located outside the city, World Endeavors offers internships in Buenos Aires in the following fields:

 

 

 

 

Housing

World Endeavors interns live in an apartment-style flat with an Argentine host. Participants will receive an individual room in the host’s apartment and are allowed use of the kitchen facilities and access to wireless internet.  These types of housing accommodations allow for a certain level of independence, but still provide interns with the chance to practice Spanish with a native-speaker. Traditional home stay accommodations, which include daily breakfast and dinner, are also available for additional cost; please contact World Endeavors for more information.

Dates And Costs

Internships are available year-round, and each placement is customized for the participant. This means World Endeavors interns can choose when they would like to start their program, the duration of their internship and their desired field. Due to holidays, traditional vacation schedules, and seasonal work availability, there might be better times than others to intern in a specific location or in a specific field.

When you are ready to start planning your internship, contact us. Our experienced advisors will help you sort through any timing consideration unique to this internship destination or your internship field.

Please wait until after you are accepted into the program and you have received the confirmed arrival and departure dates before you book your flight.

 

Program Name First Month Each Additional Month
Intern In Argentina $2,990 $1,490

INCLUDED FEATURES

  • Program Advisor: dedicated, experienced, and accessible for one-on-one guidance
  • Internship placement: coordinated with special attention to your goals and experience
  • Flexible durations from 2 to 6 months with year-round start dates
  • Academic credit facilitation
  • Professional counseling: to consult on application materials, job readiness, and interviewing skills, etc. before, during, and after your program
  • Local On-site Coordinator with 24/7 availability; pre and post arrival orientation
  • Personalized Program Success Plan with ongoing coaching
  • Re-entry Handbook: to help you reflect on and integrate your experience abroad into your daily life and future career, deal with reverse culture shock, stay connected to the culture of your host country, and get involved in future service and travel opportunities
  • Spanish language instruction: 20 hours included
  • Airport reception and welcome
  • Hosted apartment accommodations or optional host family accommodations
  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • Travel visa guidance and support
  • Cell phone rental
  • 24/7 Emergency Travel Assistance
  • Travel protection
  • Discounts: to stores, restaurants, and entertainment located near your home and/or university!

 

 

OTHER BUDGET CONSIDERATIONS

  • Round-trip transportation to Argentina
  • Meals
  • Visa expenses
  • Daily transportation
  • Personal expenses

 

 

 

How To Apply

Congratulations on your decision to embark on a life-changing experience abroad! We look forward to working with you to make your trip memorable and meaningful.

For most applicants, the first step is to contact a World Endeavors advisor. Our advisors are available to answer questions and offer guidance along the way. With our help, you may be surprised at how easily your dream of going abroad can become a reality.

Enrollment in the World Endeavors program begins formally with an application. Due to visa requirements and other processes involved in coordinating international programs, participants are encouraged to submit their applications as far in advance as possible. We recommend that applications be submitted at least 16 weeks in advance of the intended program start date. If your intended start date is under 16 weeks away, contact World Endeavors for more information.

 

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