Location, Fees and Costs
There is no application fee.
A deposit of $250 toward the program fee for Summer 2015 global internships is due by December 1, 2014, with the balance due by April 1, 2015. Payments of fees can be made online.
Walker EDGE Housing Fee: $500
Student participants are placed with a host family for the duration of the internship. The housing fee for Summer 2015 global internships is due by April 1, 2015. Payments of fees can be made online.
Flight, insurance, local transportation, personal expenses and J-1 visa costs are paid out of pocket during the global internship and are the responsibility of the participant. Personal costs and expenses will vary with amount of additional travel and lifestyle.
Internships are available with Walker EDGE corporate and non-profit partners based in the greater St. Louis, Missouri, area. This highly competitive program offers opportunities to gain professional experience in the American workplace. Internships are available in business, communications, marketing, finance, information technology, computer science and business operations.
Walker EDGE Global Internship Vision
Global Internships within the Walker EDGE Program challenge aspiring young professionals from around the world to apply their academic training to the workplace. Global internships have a transformative impact on the intern's professional and personal development as well as on host organizations and communities.