Intern Abroad in Central America

194 Internships Abroad in Central America

ELI-Experiential Learning International

ELI is offering agricultural, education, health, and women's empowerment internships in Central America. Most Experiential Learning International internship program in Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica require participants to have intermediate Spanish language skills and a background in the chosen field. Interns are housed with host families for the duration of the program.

Internships Abroad with Cross-Cultural Solutions

Experience working alongside locals in Costa Rica or Guatemala with Cross-Cultural Solutions. Participants can join programs for a total of 12 weeks. This CCS internship program offers a variety of field placements, some of which include, Social Sciences, Health Sciences, and Occupational and Environmental Health.


CISaboad offers customized internship programs in Costa Rica. Participants get the chance to gain work experience that matches their personal requirements and career goals. They can also enjoy a host of exciting experiences while working abroad, such as zip lining in the rain forest and exploring nearby volcanoes.

Internship programs with Global Vision International

Obtain cross-cultural internship experience with GVI in Costa Rica. Interns can develop skills in their field of choice while learning more about the culture of Costa Rica. Internship placements are available in Environmental Management, Horticulture, and many more areas. Interested individuals from around the globe are welcomed to apply.


Come work-study-travel with Maximo Nivel. Maximo Nivel was founded in Cusco, Peru in 2003 as an intercultural center dedicated to educational travel. Since that time, Maximo Nivel has grown into a leading social enterprise in Latin America offering education, language, and cultural programs. We are located in three of the most beautiful and bio-diverse countries in the world — Costa Ri...


Intern in Central America with Adelante International Internships and Study Abroad. The program, based in the Costa Rican capital city of San Jose, includes placements in Journalism, Media, Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations. Participants can choose between going on a non-academic and academic internships. Accommodation with a host family is provided.

Internship Programs with Projects Abroad

Projects Abroad offers a unique opportunity to experience the natural environment and the vibrant culture of Central America through international work placement. Work side by side with local employees and other interns in the various industries such as Biomedical Sciences, Media, and Education.

Institute for Cultural Ecology

Take advantage of the opportunity to work with an international organization in Central America through a program with Institute for Global Studies. Participants from all over the world can take part in a internship program throughout the year. A wide array of internship placements are offered, including Journalism, Archaeology, Hospitality, and Photography.

Intern in San Jose, Costa Rica with World Internships

As the capital of Costa Rica, San José is an important city and major hub, making it an awesome location for students, recent graduates, and pre-professionals to intern in a variety of fields. Its lush landscapes and diverse ecosystems are perfect for internships in biology, conservation, education, environmental studies, and sustainable development. As a popular tourist destination, Costa Rica...

GoEco - Volunteer Abroad

This program consists of many social work related projects around San Jose. Participants are free to choose from teaching at elementary schools, working with handicapped and disabled children, assisting at orphanages and shelter homes, and working with the elderly. The elementary schools provide education to 5 to 12 year old children. In these institutions, children are taught the regular sc...

ISA (International Studies Abroad)

The welcoming Central American environment is ideal for interns to broaden their horizons with various internship types offered by ISA, in the region. Based in Costa Rica, participants will undergo an extensive internship program aimed at sharpening their capabilities and becoming ready for an international career in the future.

International Internships - Join the Premier Internship Program in 16 cities

Dream Careers is the premier internship program provider for college students. We offer guaranteed internship placement in 10 cities around the world, as well as housing, meals, weekend events, career seminars and transportation while you are in your program. After choosing your program, you will work with an industry expert in your field of study to secure an internship that you choose. We...

Join Frontier for a Journey of a Lifetime!

Live and work with an energetic and enthusiastic staff while you complete your internship in Central America. Interns will be working with NGOs in the fields of wildlife conservation, teaching, and community building. They will be joining Frontier participants who are making groundbreaking contributions and also explore local attractions.

Kalu Yala

The Outdoor Recreation Program's objective is to provide the residents and visitors of Kalu Yala with high-quality recreational opportunities that promote health, education, and culture by preserving Kalu Yala's extraordinary biological diversity. Here, you will study different land management practices and will set the standard for tourism in Kalu Yala. You will also be responsible for raising...

Amigos de las Américas Gap Program

Get out of your element and discover the world! AMIGOS Gap Programs offer high school graduates and college students a four to eight-month internship with one of our partner community organizations in Nicaragua. This longer term program provides a greater level of responsibility and independence than AMIGOS Summer Programs. Cultural immersion over several months is an enriching experience, prov...