COVID-19 Program Updates
Due to global health & safety concerns and travel restrictions related to the coronavirus, API has decided to pause some of their upcoming programs temporarily and may be offering flexible booking options as well. Learn more about COVID-19 updates to stay tuned regarding program information.
Spend your gap year in beautiful Sydney, Australia! Known for its diverse and picturesque landscapes that span the world's largest island, Sydney is recognized for its eclectic and international makeup.
The summer internship program in Sydney provides a unique opportunity for participants to explore and cultivate their future career path through a high-quality, customized, credit-bearing placement in several exciting fields. API internship programs encompass a number of career development and cultural resources to help participants maximize their personal and professional development. API also offers a Study and Intern Abroad option, where students can combine a traditional study abroad experience with a unique international internship.
API Scholarships and Financial Aid Information
API awards approximately $500,000 in study abroad scholarships annually ranging from $250 -$1,000 per student.
Gap students interested in a summer internship in Sydney are placed in the field that best suits their career and professional goals. Examples of placement fields include accounting and finance, advertising, communications, journalism, architecture, arts and design, business, education, environmental, hospitality, law, NGO, psych, sports, STEM, veterinary sciences, and more.
This program will begin with two, five-week intensive academic courses taught by faculty onsite. Following the intensive courses, the students will participate in a 7-week full time internship placement. Students complete each component consecutively, which will allow students dedicated time to focus on the academic courses and internship separately, providing a better balance between study and professional development.