Location
  • Spain
    • Madrid
Length
8 to 12 weeks

Program Details

Compensation
Non-Monetary Benefits
Timeframe
Fall Spring Summer
Housing
Apartment
Weekly Hours
40
Age Min.
18

Pricing

Starting Price
7490
Price Details
The program fee includes: Guaranteed internship, centralized housing in Madrid, social events & excursions, medical/travel insurance, and personalized support before and during the internship.
What's Included
Accommodation Some Activities Wifi
What's Not Included
Airfare Meals Visa
Jul 21, 2022
Jul 30, 2022
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About Program

If you really want to get to know Spain, then Madrid has to be top of your list! Madrid is the capital city and the finest showcase for all of the best things that Spain has to offer. Sample fine cuisines, lose yourself in the winding streets and grand architecture, visit some of the world's best museums, or delight in the dazzling nightlife; there is something for everyone in the vibrant heart of the country. As the business hub of Spain, you could not pick a better destination for an internship with almost all major Spanish companies having an office in the city.

An internship in Madrid is the perfect placement for students and young professionals from the U.S. and Canada. Included in the cost of your tuition is a guaranteed tailored internship, housing, social events, our career development program, and much more!

Experience living and working abroad and make your resume stand out with an international internship in Madrid this spring, summer, or fall!

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Program Highlights

  • Guaranteed Internship: As part of the Global Experiences' program you are guaranteed an internship in your host city. We do our best to tailor your internship to match your background and future goals.
  • Personalized Attention: We want this experience to be as fulfilling as possible. From the first phone call, we support you and give you all the resources you need to make sure your internship is a success.
  • Centralized Housing: You’ll be living in accommodations centrally located in Madrid with other Global Experiences' interns. Your accommodations will have access to public transportation, ensuring its easy to get to and from your internship.
  • Professional Development: Through one-on-one coaching and webinars, we assist you in improving your professional documents, prepare you for an interview with potential employers, establish internship goals, and discuss your strengths.
  • On-Site Staff and Social Events: Our Location Coordinator lives in Madrid year-round and provides you with an insider's glimpse of the city. The LC is there to provide 24/7 emergency support and takes all interns on a range of social events.

Scholarships

Global Experiences Generation Study Abroad Scholarship

Global Experiences offers scholarships for both summer and semester terms in any of the organization’s 11 global cities. They are currently accepting applications for summer and fall 2021 and 2022. Full scholarships are available for semester-long programs, with special consideration given to those who are underrepresented in study abroad programs. Global Experiences also contributes to those who receive a Pell Grant or Benjamin A. Gillman scholarship, for both in person and virtual programs.

Value
$500 - $3,000

Program Reviews

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  • Support 9.8
  • Fun 10
  • Housing 9.5
  • Safety 9.5
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Edith
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Best internship experience!

I was matched with a marketing firm for local and touring theatre companies and I fell in love with the welcoming atmosphere everyone in the office shared with me, and I have my local coordinator for finding me that perfect match. I got to work with big Spanish stars, help at premieres, edit a regional magazine, and manage website and social media posts. I grew so much in areas I didn’t even know I had the potential to learn, and gained so much experience that I know I will use in any job I apply for. My internship was amazing, and the social outings were fun!
It is not too easy living with strangers, but having a room to ourselves helped to keep some boundaries needed, and further enjoy the times we did spend together for program sanctioned events and for anything we planned on our own. I loved being able to visit other places and cities during the weekends when I didn’t work. I have learned from different cultures, and appreciate traveling so much more than I ever thought I could. I had a phenomenal experience and would highly recommend everyone to do an internship abroad.

Pros
  • amazing internship
  • more travel opportunities
  • culture based experiences
Cons
  • roommate problems
4 people found this review helpful.
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Samuel
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

An Unforgettable Experience

My Global Experience as a whole was one to remember and will forever be a lifetime experience! I have met amazing people along the way that I will be able to count on in the future. From the beginning, my onsite GE coordinator Lourdes was attentive, lovely, and caring with everything we had going on! Any questions or concerns I had, Lourdes was there! I could not thank her enough! Creating bonds with locals in Madrid will always be something I will cherish! Muchas gracias por todo Lourdes :) <3!!

Pros
  • Meeting locals
  • Sightseeing
  • Relationships
8 people found this review helpful.
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Lillian
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Madrid- Una experiencia muy bonita

I can sincerely say that my time in Madrid changed me. During the last months, I have come to understand more about myself, about life, and about my career. This program allowed me to meet extraordinary people that I will not forget. Through it, I got to visit the most important attractions that Madrid offers, and even explore its surrounding cities; Toledo and Segovia. I can say that I felt safe since the first day, as our coordinator, Lourdes, was always attentive to what we could need and how we were doing. She truly cared for us, and her positive energy was contagious. She also shared some really good life advice with us.

Pros
  • Meeting new people
  • Tours
  • Support
Cons
  • Before reaching the city there were issues with timing regarding interviews and placements
  • A couple of my peers thought meals could have been included in the tours to Toledo and Segovia.
10 people found this review helpful.
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Alison
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Great Experience

This internship program was one to remember. I learned a lot at my job in which I will take into my future career. I also made everlasting connections with my coworkers. Before coming here, I had no experience in my internship field. However, I gained so much knowledge and was supported every step of the way. Learning about the Spanish culture was so fun and exciting. I loved meeting so many new people not only at my job but within the program. Definitely recommend this program if you are thinking about interning abroad!

8 people found this review helpful.

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