Get a GRIP on your future by gaining hands-on experience abroad! Make an appointment today to learn how to obtain a safe international fieldwork experience that fits your personal, professional and academic goals. 

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Why join the Global Research & Internship Program (GRIP)?

   • Gain a unique fieldwork experience (internship, research or volunteer position) abroad in your field of study
   • Earn NAU academic credit toward your graduation requirements (All GRIP students must register for credit)
   • Boost your resume and increase employment opportunities
   • Enhance language and soft skills (i.e. adaptability, flexibility, communication, etc.)
   • Learn more about the international opportunities available in your major/minor
   • Make contacts with professionals from other parts of the world in a field of your interest.

How to Get Started:

  1. Establish your fieldwork experience goals: (i.e. location, industry and term of participation)
  2. Make an appointment online with Danielle Linde (International Internship Coordinator)
  3. Research & apply for international opportunities that match your goals 
  4. Submit an application to the Global Research & Internship Program
  5. Create a budget and apply for scholarships