Virtual Internship Opportunities
Interested in a virtual internship or externship and gaining the skills necessary to thrive in today’s economy?
Check out these resources for virtual internships and externships available:
Penn State Virtual International Internship Resources
A remote, virtual internship with an international company provides the benefits of having an international position while living at home. It is possible to apply for a Student Engagement Network Grant of up to $2,000 to offset part of the expenses that may arise.
Check it out >> ugstudents.smeal.psu.edu/…/virtual-international-internships
GE Virtuoso: Virtual International Internships
Gain international work experience and build your resume — from your laptop. Are you a self-motivated and independent student looking to become a global citizen? Want to gain professional work experience without traveling far? With Global Experiences Virtuoso, we can be together, at a distance.
The virtual internship program allows you to gain the same benefits from working with an international company, and access to the career coaching and professional development program – plus extra benefits of it being affordable, flexible, and environmentally friendly.
Learn more >> globalexperiences.com/virtual-internships
Paragon One – Remote Externships
Get real-world experience to land your dream job. Develop your skills through real company projects with mentor-led externships. We’re invested in your success. Mentorship and training are built into every externship to set you up for success, even after completion. Over 8 weeks, you’ll receive 15+ hours of online industry-specific training and mentor support over video conferencing.
Learn more >> paragonone.com
Virtual Student Federal Service Internships
Check out internships with the Federal Government through their VSFS Program! The Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) is an eight-month remote internship program for U.S. citizen students, college-level and above, who would like to make a real difference in the work of the U.S. government.
Learn more >> vsfs.state.gov/
Remote Job Boards
- Remote Job Boards (These are external to Penn State. Use your best judgment when vetting opportunities.)
- Job Boards with Remote Filters
- Freelance Remote Boards
For more information on navigating the job search during this uncertain time, visit the blog and check out this comprehensive list of companies still hiring! Note: this list is user-generated so make sure to do your own additional research!
Additionally, check out the Recession Resilence Guide created by Smeal Alumni Career Services!