Santiago

Santiago, Chile

Engineering and Architectural Firm

Intern at a technology development company that provides comprehensive engineering in the fields of buildings, hospitals, industrial structures and infrastructure. Undertake a structural engineering project for the duration of the internship experience or work as part of a team on several projects.

Environmental Architecture

Work with local environmental laws to research opportunities and develop ground and technical work. Ground work may be related to finding and measuring urban spaces which may be presented to municipalities and community leaders and analyzing economic scenarios of findings

Civil Engineering

Participate in the design, construction, supply, equipment, installation, and commissioning of project systems in areas of sewage, industrial wastewater, and odor treatment with a strong commitment to society and the environment.

Journalism for English-Language Publication

Work in a multilingual firm that promotes Chile through various English language platforms or promote local magazines to Spanish departments at American universities. Assist with a variety of journalistic responsibilities such as blogging, writing articles, attending press conferences and editing and designing the publications for release. Past placements include: I Love Chile and Lingua Group

Environmental Non-Profit Organization

Work with local communities at a large and small non-profits which focus their efforts on protecting the ecology of the Chilean Patagonia and the country as a whole. Assist with developing marketing material, web content, graphics, presentations and storytelling. Past placements include: Patagonia Sur and Reforestemos Patagonia

Videography and Photography Journalism

Work with a team covering local events by producing video content and photographs with written content for publication. Work may be published online, in magazines, blogs, and/or aired on television.

Trade and Investment Corporation

Work to promote trade and investment with Chilean markets in order to open up opportunities for sustainable market growth, learn how investment services are provided to small start-ups, gain experience advising high net worth individuals and families or explore international trade and multinational finance. Other opportunities exist in the asset management and banking industry where interns gain experience in the study of business and economic sectors.

Environmental Non-Profit Organization

Work with local communities at a large and small non-profits which focus their efforts on protecting the ecology of the Chilean Patagonia and the country as a whole. Assist with developing marketing material, web content, graphics, presentations and storytelling. Past placements include: Patagonia Sur and Reforestemos Patagonia

Sports Marketing

The intern is expected to prepare and present a comprehensive comparison between professional soccer in the US and in Chile, including statistics, business models, and finances. The intern will aid in marketing strategies and products successfully used in the US and create strategies for implemented in Chile.

Financial Analysis and Asset Management

Work at a company that manages funds in national and international banking and investments and uses their expertise to find the best financial solutions to meet client goals. Interns may work in risk, and be tasked with cash flow, credit simulation, payment capacity, and coverage of financial expenses and liabilities. Intern may also assist with investment process for asset management and contribute to investment strategies of the firms portfolios. Past Placements include: Buenavista Capital, Compass, and Scotiabank.

Business Management with Entrepreneurial

Work at a start-up where the intern can gain skills collaboration, management, marketing and finances. Develop strategies to promote and grow the business worldwide by supporting other departments and communicating the program worldwide.

Branding and Marketing

Work with Marketing and Product Development teams to establish content needs and priorities. The intern may develop content in English with the purpose of branding the company across a variety of media sources such as social networks, newspapers, radio, television, and smartphone applications.

At-Risk Children's Orginzation

Work with an organization who recruits, trains and organizes volunteers to accomplish the mission of fostering positive development of children at social risk in Chile. Intern may be tasked with overseeing and managing the implementation of programs and materials, communicate with international volunteers responsibilities and aiding in the recruitment process, lead and coordinate activities, and present analysis and reports to committee.

Events Management for a Green Organization

Intern with an organization that apply's green production technologies and re-training programs to create environment awareness among Chileans, promoting education in this field and the creation of “puntos limpios" (recycling stations) all over the country. The intern may assist in the development of green initatives by contacting representatives, and assisting with obtaining and organizing the representation of events in Chile.

Graphic Design

Work at a sustainable design company to help redefine the visual identity. Interns may work on graphic guidelines and templates for stationary, documents, letters, presentations and reports. Along with this work, special attention may be given to collaboration on the edition of highly visual edited material and info-graphics.

Business Engineering

Intern will carry out project related to exploration and successful market penetration by foreign entrepreneurs, possibly organizing international conferences, preparing market research on various topics, participating in fairs, and handling logistics, among other projects.

Eco-tourism Agency

Intern with a small eco-tourism company that aims to give back to local communities while helping clients discover Chile through various travel options, all focusing on Chile's people and natural wonders. Past interns have focused on tourism development, business management, and fieldwork.

Journalism for English-Language Publication

Work in a multilingual firm that promotes Chile through various English language platforms or promote local magazines to Spanish departments at American universities. Assist with a variety of journalistic responsibilities such as blogging, writing articles, attending press conferences and editing and designing the publications for release. Past placements include: I Love Chile and Lingua Group

Videography and Photography Journalism

Work with a team covering local events by producing video content and photographs with written content for publication. Work may be published online, in magazines, blogs, and/or aired on television.

Business Management with Entrepreneurial

Work at a start-up where the intern can gain skills collaboration, management, marketing and finances. Develop strategies to promote and grow the business worldwide by supporting other departments and communicating the program worldwide.

Events Management for a Green Organization

Intern with an organization that apply's green production technologies and re-training programs to create environment awareness among Chileans, promoting education in this field and the creation of “puntos limpios" (recycling stations) all over the country. The intern may assist in the development of green initatives by contacting representatives, and assisting with obtaining and organizing the representation of events in Chile.

Health Education

Assist an organization that that finds and supports programs to improve the health and well-being of sick children from a full spectrum of needs including physical, emotional, and psychological. Interns may prepare educational materials and talks for patients families, and conduct training on cancer care for family members.

Engineering and Architectural Firm

Intern at a technology development company that provides comprehensive engineering in the fields of buildings, hospitals, industrial structures and infrastructure. Undertake a structural engineering project for the duration of the internship experience or work as part of a team on several projects.

University Research Projects

Intern in a university setting on a wide breadth of engineering research projects ranging from renewable energy, biomechanical engineering, to mechanical engineering. Assist in applied research to create solutions to real-world societal problems. Past placements include: Universidad de Desarrollo

Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Collaborate on research projects that focus on import decisions and logistics at a pharmaceutical company or a Chilean energy and forestry company on fuel products engineering. Responsibilities can vary greatly depending on the type of company. Past placements include: COPEC and REUTTER

Renewable Energy

Interns will choose a project to collaborate on which may include feasibility studies of bio-gas generation by seaweed or studies of waste to energy conversion, among others, to assess environmental impacts and the potential generation of energy. Intern may assist in designing devices to recover and recycle materials in local communities, designing reactors to produce energy using seaweed for local communities, or designing of combustion devices. Past placements include: Univeristy of Desarrollo

Biomedical Research

Intern will assist in the collaborate effort to develop an autonomous, portable and modular device that could be use for remote diagnostics which will be designed and tested for terrestrial and aquatic applications using both protein based and nucleic amplification based techniques.

Mechanical Engineering

Intern with an international company with a history of providing excellent service in different segments of the construction industry or with a leading company in developing solutions to plastic for industries with a commitment to environmental protection under a policy of sustainable development.

Business Engineering

Intern will carry out project related to exploration and successful market penetration by foreign entrepreneurs, possibly organizing international conferences, preparing market research on various topics, participating in fairs, and handling logistics, among other projects.

Electrical Engineering

The objective is to promote the development and generation of electrical energy in Chile, based on the principles of sustainability, reliability, and competitiveness as well as contribute to the discussion on energy generation and composition, contributing to the welfare of all Chileans.

Chemical Engineering

Utilize chemical engineering skills to help grow the world's food, enabling new innovations in pharmaceutical delivery, enhancing foods and beverages, contributing to a more sustainable energy supply and advancing the manufacture of hundreds of essential products.

Civil Engineering

Participate in the design, construction, supply, equipment, installation, and commissioning of project systems in areas of sewage, industrial wastewater, and odor treatment with a strong commitment to society and the environment.

Structural Engineering

Intern with a company focused on generating high quality and long lasting paving solutions, optimizing the use of resources and caring for environmental sustainability in its processes.

Computer Engineering

Help support an international company recognized as a leader in the design and implementation of IT solutions and services supporting the business processes of major companies in South America, utilizing IT or engineering background and skills.

Bioengineering

Intern with a cutting-edge research center focusing on the investigation of key themes of modern biotechnology and bioengineering, including important applications in industry. Among internship objectives are the development of practical applications where Chile has significant comparative advantages.

Seismic Protection Technologies

Intern with a technology development and structural engineering company that provides comprehensive engineering and seismic protection solutions for buildings, hospitals, industrial structures, and life lines.

Environmental Non-Profit Organization

Work with local communities at a large and small non-profits which focus their efforts on protecting the ecology of the Chilean Patagonia and the country as a whole. Assist with developing marketing material, web content, graphics, presentations and storytelling. Past placements include: Patagonia Sur and Reforestemos Patagonia

Renewable Energy

Interns will choose a project to collaborate on which may include feasibility studies of bio-gas generation by seaweed or studies of waste to energy conversion, among others, to assess environmental impacts and the potential generation of energy. Intern may assist in designing devices to recover and recycle materials in local communities, designing reactors to produce energy using seaweed for local communities, or designing of combustion devices. Past placements include: Univeristy of Desarrollo

Environmental Architecture

Work with local environmental laws to research opportunities and develop ground and technical work. Ground work may be related to finding and measuring urban spaces which may be presented to municipalities and community leaders and analyzing economic scenarios of findings

Events Management for a Green Organization

Intern with an organization that apply's green production technologies and re-training programs to create environment awareness among Chileans, promoting education in this field and the creation of “puntos limpios" (recycling stations) all over the country. The intern may assist in the development of green initatives by contacting representatives, and assisting with obtaining and organizing the representation of events in Chile.

Shelter and Public Health Training

Gain experience at a variety of non-profit organization that provide services ranging from providing housing and basic medical training for HIV/AIDS positive children and their parents to providing housing and services to at-risk youth. Responsibilities could include assisting with training on AIDS prevention and general health issues, providing social support for families and identifying international funding sources. Past placements include: Fundación Santa Clara and Protectora de la Infancia

Biomedical Research

Intern will assist in the collaborate effort to develop an autonomous, portable and modular device that could be use for remote diagnostics which will be designed and tested for terrestrial and aquatic applications using both protein based and nucleic amplification based techniques.

Art Therapy

Interns can develop their own plans and design activities and strategies to provide support to patients through art therapy in arts, music, story telling, etc. at a children hospital.

Health Education

Assist an organization that that finds and supports programs to improve the health and well-being of sick children from a full spectrum of needs including physical, emotional, and psychological. Interns may prepare educational materials and talks for patients families, and conduct training on cancer care for family members.

Addiction and Recovery

Work at a residential rehab clinic treating alcohol and drug addiction which serves low income addicts living in high social risks areas of the country whose aim is to help patients recover through an intensive, personalized program that combines medical treatment and complementary therapies. This drug rehabilitation centers lead individual patients to go from fearful, self-centered addicts into loving, focused persons who can live healthy and productive lives.

Journalism for English-Language Publication

Work in a multilingual firm that promotes Chile through various English language platforms or promote local magazines to Spanish departments at American universities. Assist with a variety of journalistic responsibilities such as blogging, writing articles, attending press conferences and editing and designing the publications for release. Past placements include: I Love Chile and Lingua Group

Cultural Tourism

Gain experience promoting and developing entrepreneurship in communities with limited resources through a transfer of innovative tools and methodologies. Assist with community projects and promote sustainable cultural tourism for young professionals.

Eco-tourism Agency

Intern with a small eco-tourism company that aims to give back to local communities while helping clients discover Chile through various travel options, all focusing on Chile's people and natural wonders. Past interns have focused on tourism development, business management, and fieldwork.

Computer Engineering

Help support an international company recognized as a leader in the design and implementation of IT solutions and services supporting the business processes of major companies in South America, utilizing IT or engineering background and skills.

Environmental Non-Profit Organization

Work with local communities at a large and small non-profits which focus their efforts on protecting the ecology of the Chilean Patagonia and the country as a whole. Assist with developing marketing material, web content, graphics, presentations and storytelling. Past placements include: Patagonia Sur and Reforestemos Patagonia

Videography and Photography Journalism

Work with a team covering local events by producing video content and photographs with written content for publication. Work may be published online, in magazines, blogs, and/or aired on television.

Graphic Design

Work at a sustainable design company to help redefine the visual identity. Interns may work on graphic guidelines and templates for stationary, documents, letters, presentations and reports. Along with this work, special attention may be given to collaboration on the edition of highly visual edited material and info-graphics.

Environmental Non-Profit Organization

Work with local communities at a large and small non-profits which focus their efforts on protecting the ecology of the Chilean Patagonia and the country as a whole. Assist with developing marketing material, web content, graphics, presentations and storytelling. Past placements include: Patagonia Sur and Reforestemos Patagonia

Cultural Tourism

Gain experience promoting and developing entrepreneurship in communities with limited resources through a transfer of innovative tools and methodologies. Assist with community projects and promote sustainable cultural tourism for young professionals.

Shelter and Public Health Training

Gain experience at a variety of non-profit organization that provide services ranging from providing housing and basic medical training for HIV/AIDS positive children and their parents to providing housing and services to at-risk youth. Responsibilities could include assisting with training on AIDS prevention and general health issues, providing social support for families and identifying international funding sources. Past placements include: Fundación Santa Clara and Protectora de la Infancia

At-Risk Children's Orginzation

Work with an organization who recruits, trains and organizes volunteers to accomplish the mission of fostering positive development of children at social risk in Chile. Intern may be tasked with overseeing and managing the implementation of programs and materials, communicate with international volunteers responsibilities and aiding in the recruitment process, lead and coordinate activities, and present analysis and reports to committee.

Health Education

Assist an organization that that finds and supports programs to improve the health and well-being of sick children from a full spectrum of needs including physical, emotional, and psychological. Interns may prepare educational materials and talks for patients families, and conduct training on cancer care for family members.

Addiction and Recovery

Work at a residential rehab clinic treating alcohol and drug addiction which serves low income addicts living in high social risks areas of the country whose aim is to help patients recover through an intensive, personalized program that combines medical treatment and complementary therapies. This drug rehabilitation centers lead individual patients to go from fearful, self-centered addicts into loving, focused persons who can live healthy and productive lives.

Biomedical Research

Intern will assist in the collaborate effort to develop an autonomous, portable and modular device that could be use for remote diagnostics which will be designed and tested for terrestrial and aquatic applications using both protein based and nucleic amplification based techniques.

Physics Research

Work on a project in co-evolving networks by studying contagion dynamics by working with a team to use both real networks as well as simulations to study dynamical features. The intern will work with programs to calculate network measures and to implement numerical simulations. *Please note research projects are constantly changing

Renewable Energy

Interns will choose a project to collaborate on which may include feasibility studies of bio-gas generation by seaweed or studies of waste to energy conversion, among others, to assess environmental impacts and the potential generation of energy. Intern may assist in designing devices to recover and recycle materials in local communities, designing reactors to produce energy using seaweed for local communities, or designing of combustion devices. Past placements include: Univeristy of Desarrollo

Biomedical Research

Intern will assist in the collaborate effort to develop an autonomous, portable and modular device that could be use for remote diagnostics which will be designed and tested for terrestrial and aquatic applications using both protein based and nucleic amplification based techniques.

Physics Research

Work on a project in co-evolving networks by studying contagion dynamics by working with a team to use both real networks as well as simulations to study dynamical features. The intern will work with programs to calculate network measures and to implement numerical simulations. *Please note research projects are constantly changing

Bioengineering

Intern with a cutting-edge research center focusing on the investigation of key themes of modern biotechnology and bioengineering, including important applications in industry. Among internship objectives are the development of practical applications where Chile has significant comparative advantages.

Sports Marketing

The intern is expected to prepare and present a comprehensive comparison between professional soccer in the US and in Chile, including statistics, business models, and finances. The intern will aid in marketing strategies and products successfully used in the US and create strategies for implemented in Chile.