Discover the diversity of America.
The country of unlimited possibilities, world cities, beautiful nature and international companies that will guarantee an unforgettable (work)experience!
Do you need a visa to do an internship in America?
Do you want to do an internship or work in America? Then you need to have a visa. Applying for a visa may take several weeks or months. Start in time with the search of a (work)place and arranging other matters. A J-1 visa is the most often requested visa by students and young professionals. However it depends on your personal situation if you need a J-1 visa or another visa. The best way is to contact the Embassy, click here to see the contact details. Having difficulties? Please contact us, so that we can help you!
Finding suitable accommodation abroad can sometimes be as difficult as finding a job. We advice you to start in time with searching. In some cases, the company where you are going to do an internship / or work, is able to provide a living space. If housing is included this will be stated in the vacancy.
To help you get started with your search for a living space we have listed a few helpful websites for you.
The total costs for a monthly stay in America are approximately 1200 Euro's. This consists of the following costs;
- A room costs 500 to 700 Euro's a month (average).
- Food and drinks cost an average of 400 Euro's a month.
- Money for leisure activities, this will cost approximately 200 Euro's a month (average).
Also please keep in mind that there are still a number of things which continue from the Netherlands, think of your insurance, phone bill, and possibly even your rent on your room in the Netherlands.
Popular cities among students
Miami – New York – San Francisco – Los Angeles –
Can't find the city where you would like to work? Send us an email, then we will try to find a suitable internship/traineeship/holidayjob in this city which meets your needs.