INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW

Students will intern with start-up and established global enterprises in the south of France. The companies will be targeted to those in partnership with Utah companies as part of the Côte d’Azur investment promotion agency. 


DESCRIPTION

Interns will assist with the day to day operations in the south of France and help promote business opportunities for companies in France and abroad. 


LANGUAGES

French speakers preferred. 


ACCOMmODATIONS

Students are responsible for finding their own housing. Host office will provide stipend and visa assistance.


COST

Costs include:
        Living Expenses
        Housing
        Academic Fee - $300
        Tuition
        Airfare


FUNDING

International interns are eligible to apply for the Hinckley Global Scholarship offered through the Hinckley Institute. Information can be found here. The Hinckley Institute also offers a low-interest loan program found here. In addition to funding through the Hinckley Institute, scholarships are available through the Center for Learning Abroad.


DATES

Internship dates may vary depending upon location but are based around the academic calendar:

  • Fall Semester: September-December
  • Spring Semester: January-April
  • Summer Semester: May-August

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

Students are required to register for a minimum of 3 HNKLY credit hours and a maximum of 12. International interns are required to submit 4 reflections and 10 weekly updates throughout the semester, as well as write a final policy paper, which is due 4 weeks after the end of the semester.


ORIENTATION

Students are required to attend a pre-departure orientation, which provides cultural and safety training and explanation of academic requirements. Students also meet with the program manager upon returning from the internship.


APPLICATION PROCESS

Please submit the Hinckley online application before the deadline and then Global Internship Manager Courtney McBeth will contact you to set up an interview. During the interview you will receive more information on program specifics.