ISA Summer Internships

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, ISA has cancelled all internships for summer 2021 except those in Spain (Barcelona, Madrid and Valencia as listed below).

ISA logoThe University partners with International Studies Abroad (ISA) to offer international summer internships in several cities worldwide. ISA is responsible for securing placements and housing assignments. Students interested in applying for an internship through ISA should complete the ISA application 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.

ISA 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 ISA application online with $95 deposit
  2. Submit UR Register Your Participation form
  3. Contact Cheryl Genovese in the Summer School Office to submit $300 deposit

Application Deadlines

  • ISA 2020 applications
    • January 15: Internships starting in May
    • February 15: Internships starting in June
  • UR Register Participation form & deposit: March 15
  • ISA placement deposit: Upon acceptance
  • ISA placement acceptance fee: Upon placement confirmation
  • ISA balance due: Upon receipt of invoice

Available Locations

  • Barcelona, Spain

    Available Placements

    ISA offers the following internship placements in Barcelona, Spain.

    • Architecture & Urban Planning
    • Business and Marketing
    • Communications, Media and PR
    • Engineering
    • Health
    • Hospitality, Events and Tourism
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
    • Psychology and Social Work
    • Sciences and Math
    • Sport and Exercise Science

    Internship Dates

    • May 26–July 24, 2021
    • June 9–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Internship fee: $7,295

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • ISA application fee: $95
  • Madrid, Spain

    Available Placements

    ISA offers the following internship placements in Madrid, Spain.

    • Architecture and Urban Planning
    • Arts and Humanities
    • Business and Marketing
    • Communications, Media and PR
    • Engineering
    • Environmental and Sustainability Studies
    • Fashion
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
    • Legal Studies and Advocacy
    • Performing and Visual Arts
    • Psychology and Social Work
    • Sport and Exercise Science

    Internship Dates

    • May 26–July 24, 2021
    • June 9–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Internship fee: $7,2595

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • ISA application fee: $95
  • Valencia, Spain

    Available Placements

    ISA offers the following internship placements in Valencia, Spain.

    • Architecture and Urban Planning
    • Arts and Humanities
    • Business and Marketing
    • Communications, Media and PR
    • Education
    • Engineering
    • Environmental and Sustainability Studies
    • Film and TV
    • Health
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
    • Performing and Visual Arts
    • Psychology and Social Work
    • Research
    • Sciences and Math
    • Sport and Exercise Science

    Internship Dates

    • May 26–July 24, 2021
    • June 9–August 7, 2021

    Program Costs

    Internship fee: $6,595

    Fee includes the following non-refundable deposits:

    • UR registration fee: $300
    • ISA application fee: $95