Scholarships for work experience

Many students delay career planning until after they have finished their degree. It’s easy to think ‘I’ve still got a couple of years, there’s plenty of time.’ However, you can greatly enhance your graduate employment prospects through the range of available undergraduate work experience options. But, we know that it is not always easy to find a work experience internship, we hope our Fondation can give you a little help to have this extraordinary internatinal experience.  

Internships abroad give students like you the practical work experience needed to rise above in today's competitive job market. In addition to helping résumés stand out, internships are proven to shorten job searches and lead to increased salary earnings.

How are scholarship recipients chosen?

Preference may be given to:



-Level of Spanish

-Applicants Résumé
-Letter of Recommendation

-Students Attending Affiliate Universities

-Accommodation in homestays

-Student who does not required visa when travelling as a tourist*

Application Requirements:

-Intermediate level of Spanish 

-Curriculum vitae in Spanish 

-At least 18 years of age

-Letter of recommendation and essay.​

Letter of Recommendation: You must submit one letter of recommendation from a professor, assistant professor or employer.

Note: You are responsible for ensuring that you submit all of the required scholarship materials  Any incomplete applications will automatically be disqualified.
Essay:  What aspects of the internship abroad experience motivated you to apply? How do you foresee the international internship experience impacting your future plans and career decisions?

Selection Criteria: Our selection committee takes many factors into consideration when choosing scholarship candidates. Scholarships are awarded to those who demonstrate a commitment to their communities and a genuine interest.​  Argentine Culture Institute privileges students or employees for Preferred Partner Institutions:

Award for Students Attending Affiliate Universities 

Award amount: USD 780

Students that attend universities that partcipate in our Preferred University Partner Program are entitled to have benefits and preferences to win the scholarship. It is your responsibility to let your International Internships Program Advisor know that you are entitled to any of this scholarship program. ​These students do not pay the Spanish a little amount of the program.


-Personal Fit Internship USD 100

-Registration fee: USD 0

If your University is NOT part of the program you may click here to get a copy of the Affiliate/Partner Program agreement. Have your Study Abroad Advisor sign and date it and return a scanned copy to our office or have them contact the Executive Director Dr. Carlos Giavay Waiss by email or at +54-351-4232837)

Scholarships for participantes NOT part of the University Partner Program: 

- Personal fit internships fee: USD 440

- Reegistration fee: USD 30

None of the scholarship covers accommodation and transfers:​​

Once the student is accepted, will pay by PayPal a non-refundable homestay booking USD 150. The rest could be paid in Argentina the first day of the program, 

Application form

*Visa-Exempt Countries


The countries in the list DO NOT required visa when travelling as tourist

A) Up to 90 days:

Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Chile, Cyprus, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong (With Passport R.A.E.H.K.), Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea Republic, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Nicaragua, Norway, New Zealand, Netherlands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, San Marino, Santa Lucia, Saint Vincent and The Grenadines, Serbia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Suriname; Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine; United Kingdom Of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Uruguay, Vatican city.

B) Up to 60 days:


C) Up to 30 days:

Grenada; Hong Kong (With British Passport B.N.O.); Jamaica; Republic of Kazakhstan and Malaysia.

Onix-Intercambio Cultural Foundation  is a  non-profit organization
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