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Rian Immigrant Center- USA Placements & J1 Visa Sponsors - Information Session

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Date(s)
December 9, 2022
Location
One Elmwood: The Cube
Time
13:00 - 14:00

Are you interested in spending a year working in the USA?

This information session will provide an overview of the 2 programmes the Rian Immigrant Center offer to UG and Graduating Queen's students, including the eligibility criteria and application process.

The Center sponsor eligible applicants for the following types of visas: J-1 Irish Work and Travel (Graduate Visa) For Irish citizens who graduated from Irish universities, the IWT visa allows for travel to the U.S. without having secured an internship in advance. It is a work-based learning experience for you to advance your skills in your field of study.

Throughout the internship search process, we will assist interns by offering tips on networking, interviewing, resume building for U.S. companies, securing appropriate positions when available, and more. J-1 Intern Visa  

This program allows you to travel to the US for 12 months, but requires securing a placement in advance of applying for the visa.

Event type
Information Event
Department
Careers, Employability and Skills
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