Post Graduation International Opportunities

International Work & Volunteer Resources

Adapted from materials compiled by the Student Resource Center, St. Michael's College (Vermont)

  • Global Business Alliance
    • Site with over 25 business organizations listed in New England that are involved with international trade
  • GoinGlobal
    • Information on resumes/CVs, work permits, employment trends, and job opportunities in the country of your choice. 
  • Interaction
    • A network of organizations working in international development. Sometimes there is a list of internship opportunities on their homepage.
  • International Research and Exchanges Board
  • International University of Japan
    • Information on resumes and cover letters for Japanese & non-Japanese employers, including Rirekisho (Japanese resume)



  • Monster
    • Provides access to thousands of career opportunities in all fields. Search by location, industry, company, discipline, or keyword.
  • Monster UK
  • MyWorldAbroad
    • Global career skills start here

Financial Resources for International Study/Work Experience

Adapted from Materials complied by Alex Trayford for Wheaton College (Massachusetts)

Office of Fellowships

  • David L. Boren Scholarship
    • Undergraduate Scholarships
      • National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships
      • Offers undergraduates the resources to study the language and culture of a non-Western country
    • Graduate Fellowships
      • National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Graduate Scholarships
      • Offers graduates the resources to study the language and culture of a non-Western country
  • Fulbright Scholarship
    • For study, research, or teaching abroad
    • Applications are to ONE specific country
    • If more than one semester of study in a country, don't apply to that country
    • Funds awarded
  • Marshall Scholarship
    • Marshall Scholarships "finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the U.K."
    • For study at any UK university, including the "Big Three'
    • Need a 3.7 GPA minimum to apply
  • The George J. Mitchell Scholarship
    • Scholarship for study in Ireland
    • Not for "Irish Studies"
    • Competitive - modeled as the "Marshall Scholarship to Ireland"
  • Rhodes Scholarship
    • For study at Oxford University, U.K.
    • Super competitive
    • Must have impressive grades and leadership experience
  • Schwarzman Scholarship
    • For study at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
    • Super competitive
    • Fully funded master's program to build a global community of future leaders who will serve to deepen understanding between China and the rest of the world.