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Working Globally from NI

Get Global Experience from Northern Ireland

Are you interested in gaining international experience without travelling abroad?

We work with employers and organisations locally to bring you opportunities to gain in person or virtual experience working on an international project or role while based right here in Northern Ireland.

We typically fund up to ten, 4-week summer internships for undergraduate students.

Each student typically receives £1,000 bursary on successful completion of Working Globally From NI internships. 

Key dates:

Applications usually open around March each year.

Interviews and selection process is normally around April. 

The window for start and completion of internships is 22 May- 8 September 2023

Please note, final year students must complete the 4 week internship before their graduation date

Working Globally from NI Success Story

We are so proud of our Working Globally from NI intern Shannen Coyle who has just completed a four-week internship at the Washington Ireland Program.

Read what Washington Ireland Program Associate Dr. Steven Egan had to say...

PHOTO: Dr. Steven Egan
Shannen has been an invaluable member of the team over the past four weeks and has gone above and beyond for us at every opportunity. We can't thank her enough for all of her efforts. Dr. Steven Egan
Washington Ireland Program

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