International Internships Approval Process

COVID-19: All Spring 2021, Spring Break 2021, and Summer 2021 international internships have been cancelled. The COVID-19 situation remains fluid, and additional updates will be posted here regarding the impact of COVID-19 on fall 2021 offerings.

Follow these steps to get your international internship approved.

Step 1: Register at ISUAbroad 

Complete an ISUAbroad application, which will facilitate your enrollment in required CISI insurance.

International credit-bearing internship

International non-credit-bearing internship

Step 2: Contact Your Academic Advisor

Request that your academic advisor send an e-mail to us granting approval for your international internship.

Step 3: Report It

Report your international internship to CHS Career Services.

Internship Scholarship

Scholarships are available for CHS undergraduate students who enroll in internships or student teaching appointments where salary or wages are not paid. Visit the unpaid internship scholarship webpage for eligibility and application details. 

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CHS International Programs

131 MacKay Hall
2302 Osborn Drive
Ames, IA 50011-1124