You must be:
- A current, full-time university/college student; OR a graduate of no more than 12 months prior to program start (for Internship)
- A graduate with minimum 1 year’s of related work experience; OR a non-degree holder with 5 years of related working experience (for Training)
- 18 to 30 years old
- Proficient in workplace English skills
J-1 Internship & Training USA applications are accepted all year round. Interested candidates are recommended to start applying at least 6 months prior to the intended program start date.
Duration for the Internship program is up to 12 months, (up to 18 months for the Training program), plus an additional 30 days grace period for traveling in the USA.
Once you have secured your job offer, we will liaise with your host employer and visa sponsor in finalizing your Internship or Training application, develop your DS-7002 Training Plan, DS-2019 Certificate issuance and finally your J-1 visa application.
Internship & Training placements can be paid or unpaid. For paid positions, pay can range from $7.25 to $20 per hour based on a 40-hour work week. Remuneration is discussed and agreed upon between the host employer and yourself, and printed on your job offer and training plan.