NOTE: To be considered for a UW Study Abroad Scholarship, you must apply by the priority deadline of April 1st
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
CIEE Global Internship programs are built just for you! All of our locations offer a wide range of internship opportunities across a diverse set of industries. When you apply, we work directly with you to find an internship that suits your unique needs and professional goals. Learn more about our personalized placement process.
Looking for an insider's perspective on Europe's largest economy? Berlin offers booming tech firms, non-profits and multinational companies where you can expand your business portfolio. A summer internship in Berlin offers a unique professional opportunity in a city of larger-than-life architecture, vibrant nightlife, and friendly, English-speaking locals.
GET TO KNOW SOME OF THE BERLIN'S YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS
through an internship in a city that, in 2015, generated the most venture capital for young startup companies in Europe.
PAY YOUR RESPECTS AT THE HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL
and visit the amazing Museum Island, named for the complex of five internationally significant museums.
EXPLORE BERLIN'S CITY LIFE
along the Spree River, well known for its numerous cafés, street musicians, beach bars, flea markets, boutique shops and pop up stores.
German workers are the most productive in the world—that’s according to data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. A competitive mindset and strong communication style contribute to the success of the German economy, Europe’s largest and the perfect environment for a rewarding internship. Add to that Berlin’s culture rich in the arts, music and history and you have a compelling backdrop—and rich counterbalance—to your challenging internship experience.
Excursions & Activities
Get to know your peers by participating in local activities like going to the open-air cinema, taking a riverboat cruise, or playing soccer
Visit the multitude of universities, research institutes, museums, and historical sites to expand your understanding of Berlin culture
Explore the arts scene with trips to local galleries, film festivals, concerts, and theater performances
Take advantage of resume help and interviewing skills based on local business culture
Explore the professional working world of Berlin through organizational site visits, industry networking events, and guest lectures
Participate in workshops that will help you make the most of your internship
Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
Orientation – an introduction to German culture, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city
Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
Field trips and cultural activities
Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
24/7 emergency on-site support
1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!
GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.
Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.
Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.
Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.
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