U.S. Embassy Internship Opportunities


The U.S. Embassy in San Salvador is seeking candidates for unpaid temporary interns to assist the following sections:

The U.S. Embassy in San Salvador is offering two temporary unpaid internships to assist the Foreign Commercial Services (FCS) for six months. This internship is uncompensated and not entitled to benefits.


      • Draft, gather statistical information, update market research reports
      • Update database, prepare marketing material, and promote trade shows
      • Assist in clerical functions, identify bid announcements and handle social media
      • Enter trade leads, export successes and commercial diplomacy cases in database

 Desired Profile:

      • Minimum availability of 20 hours per week
      • English at an intermediate level
      • Active university student in at least their 2nd year of career

 To Apply

Submit a copy of all the documents listed below to SNSInternship@state.gov by June 23, 2022:

      • Statement of Interest form
      • University transcripts
      • University authorization letter
      • Signed Gratuitous Service Agreement Form
      • Proof of health insurance

Application forms can be found U.S. Embassy Internship Opportunities

Any interested student must comply with the following to be taken into consideration:

      • Must be 18 years or older, an active university student and legal resident of El Salvador
      • Good academic standing
      • Able to receive and hold a security and medical certification from post
      • Medical insurance is required

For inquiries, contact SNSInternship@state.gov

Any student participating in the Local Internship Program with U.S. Embassy San Salvador is not an employee of the U.S. Mission.