Intern in Fortaleza, Brazil This Summer!

Interested in completing an Internship in Brazil?


The Center for Latin American Studies is offering funding for students wishing to complete an internship in Brazil during summer 2018.

Students can win a minimum of $1000 depending on the number of successful applicants


Internships in Brazil: Student interns will be engaged in a community participation project in the low-income, disadvantaged neighborhoods of Fortaleza and will assist in community mobilization activities. Students will earn 3 UA internship credits. Interns will be hosted by our partner, CUCA, a community organization in Fortaleza, Brazil.


Who Can Apply?:

1.       Undergraduate students who are participating in the Fortaleza Study Abroad and wish to stay an extra two weeks to complete an internship within the community. (July 26th-Aug. 9th)

2.       Undergraduate students who have the necessary language skills to successfully complete an internship.



To Apply: Submit a one page (double-spaced) essay explaining why you are interested in completing an internship in Brazil and how will interning contribute to your future academic and professional goals. Submit applications to with subject: Application for Brazil Internship funding- Full name.

Remember to get your application in for LAS's study abroad program in Fortaleza by February 25th as well!