Australia or New Zealand

GlobaLinks offers a number of 10-week internships to qualified students. The student must be a Junior or higher. Interns in Australia live in homestay-type housing with an Australian individual or family, while interns in New Zealand live in shared student apartments with other interns. The housing cost (not including meals) in included in the program fees. GlobaLinks provides a program coordinator and on-site supervisor to facilitate the internship’s success. Students are expected to keep a journal detailing their experiences and create a bi-weekly self evaluation. The internship is worth 6 academic credits granted by Chapman University.

GlobaLinks provides internships in the fields of Business and Communications, Education, Information Technology and Law, Science, and Social Sciences. Full descriptions of the internships are available on GlobaLink's web site.

Internships are for 10 weeks, occurring over the summer break or during Fall or Spring semester.  The dates are:

  • January 14 - March 29, 2013- Application deadline October 1, 2012
  • May 27 - August 9, 2013 - Application deadline March 1, 2013
  • June 24 - September 6, 2013 - Application deadline March 1, 2013
  • September 2 - November 15, 2013 - Application deadline May 1, 2013

The program fees are $6,015 USD, which includes placement, housing, airport transfers, pre-departure information, supervision, and evaluation after the program, among other benefits.