Internships for Prague, Czech Republic

Internships in Prague are offered during the semester and yearlong terms. Internships are optional and are included in your program fees. They range from 1-3 credits and are counted as part of your credit load. Interns earn credit, but no financial compensation. In addition to professional and academic experience, internships are a great way to immerse yourself in the culture, meet locals, and practice your language skills. Placements are in an English-speaking environment but some knowledge of Czech language is helpful.

Past internship placements in Prague have included:

  • The Fulbright Commission in Prague
  • National Library archives
  • Erste Bank
  • HAMU-Academy of Music
  • NGOs
  • Cultural centers and associations
  • Art agencies and/or galleries
  • Institute of International Relations
  • US Embassy in Prague
  • International businesses and banks
  • Glass-making internship at the glassworks

Eligibility:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Junior standing (at time of internship)
  • Foreign language proficiency (some placements)

A $200 refundable fee is charged and returned upon successful completion of the internships. Placement is not guaranteed by USAC; rather it will be determined by your applications, supporting materials, and an interview with the internship sponsor on site.