Students Without Borders Internships

Internships give you more time to immerse yourself in another culture and gain work experience, enabling you to enhance skills and advance your professional goals.

These 3 to 4 month internships will allow you to put the knowledge into practice, working side-by-side with a local non-governmental organization (NGO), university or college in Malawi, Peru or Vietnam.

Projects relate to one or more of the following areas:

  • Education
  • English as an Additional Language
  • Recreation Management
  • Small Business Development
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Politics and Advocacy
  • Health Care
  • Gender Issues or Tourism

Recommended for students enrolled in or graduating from:

  • Anthropology
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Family Social Science
  • Global Political Economy
  • Health Sciences
  • Human Nutritional Sciences
  • Kinesiology
  •  Law
  • Nutritional Science
  • Physical Education & Recreational Studies
  • Supply Chain Management

Dates: Summer 2018 (exact dates vary depending on each placement)

ALL-INCLUSIVE COST:  $5,500 (subject to change for 2018)
Price includes return airfare from Winnipeg, visa, accommodation, daily allowance for meals, mandatory health insurance, program fee and support services, IDI training and the Extended Education course "Transformative Partnerships: An Introduction to Service-Learning." Participants may qualify for financial assistance.

Application Deadline: January 31, 2018
Prospective applicants must meet with the International Student Exchange and Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application.


Breanne Guiboche
International Engagement Officer
(204) 474-6736
Breanne.Guiboche@umanitoba.ca