The US Commercial Service Philippines offers internship opportunities throughout the year.
The U.S. Commercial Service assists U.S. companies entering the Philippine market and helps Philippine firms in their efforts to represent American companies, utilize American products, or find joint venture partners. To support these objectives, the office analyzes information on the Philippine market, facilitates contacts with Philippine businesses, promotes US products in the Philippines, and advocates for US business interests.
Philippine and American citizens are welcome to apply. However, in order to participate you must meet the following qualifications:
Students of Business, International Relations, Economics, and Languages will benefit most from an internship at the U.S. Commercial Service.
Selection is made without regard to considerations of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, or handicap. Potential interns must receive a positive security check by the U.S. Government prior to the start of an internship.
No. This internship is considered volunteer service and federal regulations prohibit financial compensation. An official letter of recommendation will be provided if requested. Many universities will award academic credit for a completed internship. Housing is also not provided in the internship program.
No federal government insurance is provided and no federal government liability is assumed.
Send a cover letter and resume to the attention of the Internship Coordinator.
Qualified applicants will be contacted and asked to complete security and release forms. If applicant is accepted, please note that it takes at least two (2) months to process security assurance checks prior to the start of the official internship.