We invite you to spend your summer with API in beautiful Valparaíso, Chile! This program offers advanced level Spanish speakers the opportunity to complete a business internship with a local organization in addition to coursework at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (PUCV).
Enhance your resume, improve your language skills, expand your understanding of the Chilean economy and business culture, experience life in this UNESCO World Heritage city known as "The Jewel of the Pacific," and explore all Chile has to offer!
Pre Departure Services
Orientation Materials and Resources
Access to International Phone Plans
API Alumni Network
On Site Services
Medical and Life Insurance
Social and Cultural Activities
Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
Housing (including meals and laundry)
Language and Culture Tools
Re-Entry Materials and Support
Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program
- Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
- Open to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors
- Advanced level of Spanish language proficiency
- Completed API application
- University Approval Form
- One letter of recommendation
- Official transcript
- CV or resume
- Entry requirement: valid passport with supporting documents