Fluent Spanish speakers from any major are eligible for one of our high impact internship experiences. The Los Angeles Spanish Consulate accepts one student each semester to assist with the volume of work at their location. Network with government officials from Spain and enjoy the Los Angeles weather and lifestyle. Please note that students who will commit to two semesters are given preference during the application process.  

Scholarship

This internship comes with a $12,000/semester scholarship. After rent, students are left with roughly $6000 that they can use for tuition and living expenses. Housing is a one-bedroom apartment that is a short walk from the Consulate in the heart of Hollywood.

Eligibility

Students who wish to apply must meet the following criteria:

UVU Student

  • Student must be a current UVU undergraduate at time of internship and registered for a least 1 internship credit during their internship semester
  • Student must be a sophomore, junior, or senior

Fluent Spanish Speaker

  • Student must be able to write and converse fluently in both English and Spanish
  • Student must be familiar with the Spanish culture

Academic Rigor

  • Student must have a 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Students with a 3.2 GPA and above is preferred

Work Ethic

  • Must possess exceptional interpersonal skills, research abilities, communications, dependability, and have a strong desire to learn

Application materials

  • An unofficial transcript ( MyUVU>Students>My Academics>Academic Information>Unofficial Academic Transcript>Print>Save as PDF)
  • Resume in English
  • Resume in Spanish
  • Cover Letter in English

How to Apply

Please complete the information below to begin the application process.

This could be a two semester long internship (Summer and Fall 2021).  We are hiring for summer 2021, and if that student wishes to stay through December 2021 they are able to. 

Saving and Continuing Application: The application does not have a ‘Save’ feature. As such, it is recommended that you complete it in one setting. It will take approximately 10 minutes to complete, however, you can return to the application for up to one week as long as you use the same browser and device.  If you have any login issues, try clearing your browswer data and history. 

Summer/Fall 2021 Application Deadline:

April 4th, 2021 at 11:59 PM

Apply Here

Please contact Jakell Larson, UVU Internship Manager for Government and High Impact Internships, with any questions.

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