Alternative Breaks Program
While only one or two opportunities exist overseas each term, you could find one just right.
International Programs at the University of Maryland
Directory of offices on the College Park campus having an international focus.
Access to this service has been purchased by the University Career Center. To get access, go to our home page, . Click Going Global and you will get to the page with the instructions for access using your University ID and password.
Sites provide information, but may also list specific opportunities.
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs
Descriptions and evaluations by participants in study abroad, teaching abroad, volunteering abroad and internships abroad. Includes general articles on these topics.
The American Council for Voluntary International Action is an alliance of U. S.-based international development and humanitarian non-governmental organizations working for sustainable development, refugee and disaster assistance.
International Volunteer Programs Association
The International Volunteer Programs Association has a site with international volunteer and internship opportunities. Also, excellent information on how to make it happen.
International Career Employment Center
A few jobs, business and social service, are available on the website for free. If you want to see all jobs you will need to subscribe to one of their publications.
Provides frugal, customized international volunteer options and helps people enter international humanitarian work. Charges $50 for a consultation. Service possibly more useful for alumni who have developed more skills.
Society for International Development--Washington DC Chapter
No career information or job postings, but they sponsor a career fair every year. Membership for full-time students is $35.00 in 2012.
IInformation about working, studying, and traveling abroad including volunteering, teaching, and internships. .
The University of Michigan Directory of Work Abroad Websites.
Work Permits in the United Kingdom
Working Abroad: Finding International Internships and Entry-Level Jobs
Specific Volunteering, Job, and Internship Organizations
Bunac: Work and travel programs to Britain, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada.
Provides humanitarian assistance in Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Ghana, India, Peru, Russia, Tanzania and Thailand. Volunteer and fee-based. Includes a sample fund-raising proposal.
Development Alternatives, Inc.:
An employee-owned international consulting firm solving economic development problems.
Global Volunteer Network:
Global Health Corps
Possibility of living allowance, stipend, and monetary completion award.
A two-year commitment with the first year a field placement and the second year in the headquarters of the organization served under during the field placement. Must have a graduate degree and language skills of the country.
Internation Student Volunteers http://www.isvolunteers.org/
Short-term volunteer teaching programs in Cambodia, Sri Lanka, and South Korea. View the website for long term programs to teach English in foreign countries.
Partners of the Americas:
A network of citizens from Latin America, the Caribbean and the United States volunteering to improve the lives of people across the region, through nonpolitical, community-based activities: .
Peace Corps: http://www.peacecorps.gov/
Unite for Sight
Visions in Action:
Major International Organizations
International Monetary Fund:
International Development Organizations - Young Professional Programs:
Asian Development Bank
Young Professionals Program
United Nations Development Programme
Junior Professional Officer
On the World Bank's home page search for Junior Professional Associates
Major International Relief and Development Organizations:
U. S. Agency for International Development: