CIEE Summer Internships

CIEE logoThe University partners with the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) to offer international summer internships in several cities worldwide. CIEE is responsible for securing placements and housing assignments. Students interested in applying for an internship through CIEE should complete the CIEE application (links below, under each program) and the UR participation form.

Students from all majors are eligible to apply. The placements listed below are available, but custom placements may also be made, depending on availability. Discuss your specific internship needs with our Summer School program manager, Cheryl Genovese, at cgenoves@richmond.edu or 804-289-8134.

CIEE internships are open to students in all years, including first-years and those who have just graduated. Continuing UR students may be eligible for funding from the UR Summer Fellowships or Weinstein Summer Grants programs.

Application Overview

  1. Submit CIEE application online with $50 fee (not included in total program cost; each program has a separate application)
  2. Submit UR Register Your Participation form
  3. Contact Cheryl Genovese in the Summer School Office to submit $300 deposit

Application Deadlines

  • CIEE 2021 application
    • February 1: London & Singapore
    • February 15: Barcelona, Seville & Tokyo
    • March 1: Berlin, Shanghai & Sydney 
    • March 15: Prague, Cape Town & Santiago
  • UR Register Participation form & deposit: April 30, 2021
  • CIEE confirmation deposit: Upon admission
  • CIEE final payment: 30 days after invoice date of late March or early April

Available Locations

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  • Barcelona, Spain

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Barcelona, Spain.

    • Business & Management (Spanish language immersion program also available)
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Education & Human Development
    • Journalism & Media
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: May 17–July 10, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Berlin, Germany

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Berlin, Germany.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Journalism & Media
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Cape Town, South Africa

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Cape Town, South Africa.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Health & Medical Studies

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • London, England

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in London, England.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Education & Human Development
    • Health & Medical Studies
    • Journalism & Media
    • Legal Studies, Politics & International Relations
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Prague, Czech Republic

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Prague, Czech Republic.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Journalism & Media Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Santiago, Chile

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Santiago, Chile.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Journalism & Media
    • Legal Studies, Politics & International Relations
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Seville, Spain

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Seville, Spain.

    • Communications & Journalism
    • Journalism & Media
    • Legal Studies, Politics & International Relations
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Additionally, you may select a Spanish language immersion program in Seville.

    Internship dates: May 17–July 10, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Shanghai, China

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Shanghai, China.

    • Business & Management
    • Education & Human Development
    • Marketing & Communications
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Singapore

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Singapore.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Journalism & Media
    • Legal Studies, Politics & International Relations
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Sydney, Australia

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Sydney, Australia.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Journalism & Media
    • Legal Studies, Politics & International Relations
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: June 14–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.

  • Tokyo, Japan

    Available Placements

    CIEE offers the following internship placements in Tokyo, Japan.

    • Business & Management
    • Communications & Journalism
    • Journalism & Media
    • Arts, Architecture & Design
    • Engineering & Information Technology
    • Environmental & Sustainability
    • Sciences & Technology

    Internship dates: May 17–July 10, 2021

    Program Costs

    Total fee: $6,650

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • CIEE confirmation fee: $300

    Fee does not include the $50 CIEE application fee.