Virtual internships are available in multiple career fields, offering professional development and practical experience. Earn between 4-10 credits while gaining experience in a virtual, cross-cultural environment.
Since 2013, this program has offered a variety of fieldwork practicums with a focus on social work and public health.
The South African Shark Conservancy, is an NGO committed to the conservation and sustainable use of living marine resources. They conduct ecosystem-based research to understand sharks and their habitats for conservation and management purposes. Interns will be part of making lasting contributions to shark conservation.
Interns will spend four weeks doing rotations at a historic children’s hospital, getting a closer look at pediatrics and child health in Ghana. Interns will explore the social determinants that impact the Ghanaian healthcare system and contribute to the burden of disease. A great opportunity for Pre-med, Pre-nursing, Pre-PA, Public Health students! 2021 programs start July 3rd or August 7th.
Gain hands-on experience alongside seasoned professionals in Cape Town’s micro/craft beer brewing industry as a Brewing Assistant or Marketing intern. The beer scene in South Africa is exploding at the moment and this internship is a perfect opportunity to work in an exciting and up and coming industry.
Interns will complete rotations in a variety of clinical and community-based institutions focused on hospital medicine, primary care, community based-health and empowerment programs, HIV/AIDS and child health.
Interns will complete rotations in a variety of clinical and community-based institutions focused on maternal and child health, reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, hospital medicine and social determinants impacting the burden of disease.
These two community-based programs in Uganda will address interactions between poverty, ill health, lack of education, and the need for empowerment in sub-Saharan Africa. Additional opportunities in public health outreach and education campaigns available. This is a chance to increase your global health experience and visit a wonderful country.
Global Mamas (formerly Women in Progress) works to achieve the economic independence of women and to alleviate poverty at a grassroots level in Ghana by providing support for the sustainable growth of small women-owned businesses. Internships are available in the following Sectors: Community Development Financial Management, Marketing and Media, IT, Product Design, Business Development, Public Health.
The Universal Study Centre (USC) is an ambitious private school of academic and vocational studies. Interns will teach or assist in the teaching of primary or adult education classes depending on their skills and interests.