This sampling of Internet resources for US based organizations is provided for students in health related fields who are interested in pursuing an international internship or volunteer experience related to their studies. Inclusion of a site on this page does not indicate an endorsement of the sponsoring organization or its program.
Note that groups vary widely in their goals, requirements, length of stay, support provided, and costs. Students and professionals interested in an international experience need to look for groups that will help meet their educational and personal goals.
Center for Global Initiatives
The Center for Global Initiatives is a catalyst for the innovative work of faculty and students at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. It is entrepreneurial and nimble in its approach to fostering initiatives that deepen knowledge and understanding of our complex world.
Office of Distinguished Scholarships
This office serves as an information clearinghouse for prestigious scholarship opportunities, advises students on their applications, and facilitates contacts with faculty mentors.
Study Abroad at the University of North Carolina
The Study Abroad Guide provides a complete overview of all aspects of your academic studies abroad. Here you will find instructions for using the website, for finding the program best suited for your educational goals, for applying to that program, and for making final preparations to go.