Overview

Known for its scenic countryside of rolling hills and fertile valleys, as well as for its cultural and historic legacy, Ireland truly earns its nickname as “the Emerald Isle.” The people of Ireland are some of the friendliest, and their hospitality is world renowned. Ireland’s magic has drawn visitors for centuries, and it continues to be one of the most popular European destinations for travelers. Ireland’s hospitality has attracted people and businesses from all over the world, making Ireland an ideal location for international interns.
This program is an excellent fit for anyone hoping to make headway in their career while also hoping to make a strong connection within the community. The welcoming Irish people are certain to make this new place feel exactly like home.

 

Locations

Ireland’s scenic natural beauty and historic past make it one of the most enchanting and memorable countries in Western Europe. World Endeavors internship placements are located in several cities throughout Ireland.

Located near the middle of Ireland’s east coast, Dublin is a historical and contemporary cultural center for Ireland, as well as the current center of education, the arts, economy, and industry. There is something for everyone in Dublin.

Galway is located on the west coast of Ireland and is known for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals, events, and celebrations. It is the home of the Galway Arts Festival, which brings in multiple dance, film, theatre, music, and art groups and organizations.

Cork is a city of cultural diversity and the arts. Dance, film, music, poetry, and theatre all play an important role in the daily life in Cork. It is a sophisticated, vibrant, and diverse city that has been named the European Capital of Culture.

Experiences

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Heather is from Oklahoma and studied Mass Communication (Broadcasting) and Graphic Design in college. She interned in Ireland with World Endeavors.

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“The countryside was absolutely beautiful, and everything was so vividly green. Pictures cannot do it justice. I came across some of the nicest people I have ever met. Throughout the course of my trip, I fell in love with the country – its history, its scenery, its music and its people. It became my home away from home.“

- Kristin, Intern in Ireland

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Fields

World Endeavors offers internships in a wide range of professional fields in Ireland, and our advisors are proud of their ability to find great opportunities in unique and highly specialized fields.

World Endeavors offers internships in Ireland in the following fields:

Housing

World Endeavors interns in Ireland live in shared apartments or home-stays with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities located near their internship site. These accommodations are fully furnished and have basic domestic appliances. Other types of living arrangements are occasionally available for an additional fee.

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.

Please note: generally, the minimum program duration for interning in Ireland is 2 months. Contact World Endeavors if you would like to go for a shorter duration.

 

Program Name First Month Each Additional Month
Intern In Ireland $3,990 $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 program
  • Local Onsite Coordinator with 24/7 availability; pre and post arrival orientation
  • Personalized Program Success Plan with ongoing support
  • 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
  • Arrival reception and welcome
  • Flexible housing 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 airfare to Ireland
  • Meals
  • Refundable housing deposit
  • Visa expenses
  • Optional trips and excursions
  • 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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