International Internships for Undergraduates
*TONIGHT* September 18 | 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Ross School of Business, Blau Auditorium
This presentation will feature a panel of U-M faculty and staff who administer global internship programs, as well as undergraduate students who have participated in a wide range of internships abroad. Learn about these U-M programs:
LSA International Internship Program
Michigan International Internship & Service Program (MIISP)
Cultural Vistas (internships in Germany and Spanish-speaking countries)
Ross Global Internships
Information Session: Michigan International Internship & Service Program (MIISP)
Friday, September 19 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Michigan Union, Wolverine Room
Are you thinking of doing an internship or volunteering abroad next summer?
Would you like to go through this process of finding and preparing for the opportunity with a small group of fellow U-M students?
If so, consider applying for the Michigan International Internship and Service Program (MIISP)
This program of the International Center will help you in several ways:
–Consider your goals in going abroad
–Provide assistance in finding a program
–Provide assistance in finding funding
–Give preparatory workshops in Fall and Winter terms
–Share experiences while abroad over the summer
–Advise other students when you return next year
–Create an M-Portfolio highlighting your time abroad
To be eligible, you should be an undergraduate who will be returning to campus after the overseas experience.
For further information about MIISP, please see our website.
Questions? Email MIISP-Admins@umich.edu. Can’t make the info session? View video of a previous info session here.
The application is currently available on M-Compass.
Application deadline: September 28th.
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The University of Michigan International Institute (II) photo contest is open to all students affiliated with the institute and its 17 centers and programs through a degree program, coursework, or fellowship/grant. Photos must be taken in conjunction with research, study, or an internship completed abroad between August 2013–August 2014. For more information: email@example.com.
Three categories of photos may be submitted: Student Work, Theme, and Go Blue!
- Go Blue! : Send us a photo of you, or someone else, showing U-M pride abroad (clothing, banner, logo, etc.).
- The World is Your Classroom : Photos that apply to any facet of your research, work, or study abroad (either inside or outside the classroom).
- Theme : “Not Just a Tourist” : Photos submitted should illustrate what you stumble upon when embracing your experience abroad and immersing yourself in the culture. Capture the memorable moments, people, and events that you won’t soon forget.
Go Blue!: $200 and the winning photo will be featured on the II website.
The World is Your Classroom: First Prize – $300; Second Prize – $200; Third Prize – $100
Theme (Not Just a Tourist): First Prize – $300; Second Prize – $200; Third Prize – $100
Photos will be judged on subject matter, composition, technical quality, creativity, and originality by a select panel of U-M staff and faculty members.
Go to Link to learn more and to access the submission form: http://www.ii.umich.edu/ii/resources/forstudents/photocontest