Internship Program

The internship program offers you the opportunity of visiting and learning the Brazilian company way of life while improving your professional career in Brazil. There are many different internship areas and a vast range of organizations to choose from. Australians Abroad can arrange a position that suites your profile, interest and skills.

There are many different types of organisation to choose from such as NGO’s, private companies, foundations and universities. Social (education), cultural (National Heritage), ecological and tourism. Our objective is to find a place which suites the candidates’ profile, considering the information supplied in the registration form.

Program options

  • Standard Internship: The candidate can apply for listed positions according to the students´ field of study and interest. Activities and length of stay will be listed but dates may be flexible.
  • Find and Internship: The candidate requests an internship in any area. A specialised placement will then be arranged to meet the candidate’s objectives and host organisation’s needs.
  • Do it Yourself: The candidate finds an opportunity and will then be supplied with the appropriate visa documentation.


from 3 to 12 months

Lead Time:

3 months

Application Requirements

  • 18 years old and over
  • Language: Basic knowledge of Portuguese or Spanish is a plus.
  • Qualifications/background: One year academic studies in the chosen field. Some companies require intermediate Portuguese.
  • Proof of student status
  • The application form signed and completed
  • The terms and conditions signed and completed
  • Current resume and Cover letter
  • A recommendation letter
  • 1 passport picture
  • Evidence of Medical Insurance
  • Included in the Program Fees
  • Search for job opportunity and placement
  • Total assistance during your stay in Brazil provided by a local representative
  • Full-time support by our Brazilian partner agency
  • Visa documents to be sent by our Brazilian partner agency
  • Arrival Orientation document

Not Included: Return airline ticket to Brazil

  • Internal flights and weekend trips
  • Airport pick up and transfer
  • Accommodation and food
  • Temporary Visa I (fees)
  • Travel Medical Insurance which is mandatory!

Other Services at an Additional Charge:

  • Arrival pick up and transfer
  • Portuguese lessons
  • Capoeira / dancing lessons
  • Trips around Brazil

The services listed above can be provided on request and prices will follow number of participants and length of stay.


  • Homestay

Please download the PDF brochure under the ‘Introduction tab’ for current prices. 


Please download the PDF brochure under the ‘Introduction tab’ for current prices.