Short-Term Work in German Speaking Countries

  • Cultural Vistas
    U-M on-campus representative: U-M Department Germanic Languages & Literature
    Cultural Vistas offers many internship programs in Germany, in most fields for undergraduates, graduates, and professionals. CDS can also help individuals obtain work permits for Germany once they have secured a position.
  • Interexchange
    Au Pair placements in Germany for 6-12 months. Monthly stipend, 30 hours per week. Basic German language is required. 6-12 week teaching English placements (with a family) are also available. Application and placement fees.
  • International Cooperative Education Program
    Paid internships & work abroad placements for 2-4 months in the summer. Positions and industries vary. At least one year college German required
  • U.S. Experiment in International Living / World Learning Inc.
    Group Leader, 3-5 week cultural immersion programs for high school students in Europe. Minimum age 23.
    Bachelor's degree or equivalent. Experience required working with high school students in leadership positions and experience in the countries where they have programs. All transportation and program costs paid, health insurance, and weekly honorarium. Application deadline for the summer is in February.