U.S. Embassy Internship Opportunities

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

The United States Embassy in San Salvador is offering three temporary unpaid internships to assist the DHS/ICE Section for minimum six months (or not to exceed 11 months). This internship is uncompensated and not entitled to benefits.

      • Assist with in projects that work toward efforts related to international law enforcement cooperation.
      • Assist in clerical functions, accounting and budgeting duties and other tasks assigned to office management.
      • Carry out non sensitive duties related to intergovernmental projects between U.S. and El Salvador.
Desired Profile:
      • Active university student in at least their 1st year of career
      • Fluent English Level
      • Minimum availability of 30 hours per week for six months (or not to exceed 11 months)
To Apply:

Submit a copy of all the documents listed below to SNSInternship@state.gov by October 13th, 2023:

  • Statement of Interest form
  • University transcripts (notas globales con firma y sello de la Universidad)
  • University authorization letter
  • Signed Gratuitous Service Agreement Form
  • Proof of health insurance (carnet del seguro médico, o certificado o carta de la aseguradora)

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