Participants currently in the USA should contact CIEE on 1-888-268-6245

Applicants in the UK should email info@istplus.com or use the contact form on this page

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The money isn't yours - sorry...

There have been a number of international students (including previous J1 visa holders) who have received stimulus checks in error from the US Government's ...

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Important information for all participants who booked and paid for an interview at embassy but were unable to attend due to the COVID shutdown.

On September 21st 2020, the US Embassy confirmed ...

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A quick guide to choosing the right programme for your USA experience

If you're on a mobile you may need to turn your phone to landscape to see the full table - or better still read this ...

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There's a reason we've never offered flights as part of our programmes..

If 2020 has taught us anything, it's that you never know whats coming round that corner! This year ...

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J1 Programmes

Before you begin your search for an internship, think about what you want to accomplish and how different industries, businesses, or internships may be able to meet your need. Having ...

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July 14th 2020

The impact of the coronavirus and now the pause on various visas to the US by Donald Trump is huge. It has now been 4 months since international travel was suspended, ...

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Many of you have been asking if you can move your internship or trainee dates to 2021. In many cases you will be able to do so. If you would like information on how ...

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On Monday evening (22nd June), President Donald Trump announced an immediate ban on a large number of visa programmes to the USA - including most of the J1 programme. This ban is in place until ...

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