NGO and Non-Profit in New York City

Personalize Your Internship Experience

Work directly with the WI team to secure an international internship in your chosen field. Our global expertise and professional network will be put to work in finding the right fit for you and your host organization. With some of the most important NGOs -- like the ACLU and Amnesty International -- headquartered in NYC, there’s no shortage of phenomenal NGO and non-profit internships waiting for you. Let’s find your view!

Location: USA

Program Overview

Like all major cities, New York City is home to both the “haves” and “have nots,” with countless NGOs, nonprofits, and other charitable groups working hard to lift up those in need. New York City’s NGOs and nonprofits operate on both the local and global levels, providing everything from basic needs in NYC to human rights advocacy abroad. Join some of the world’s most influential change-makers with a customized internship with an NGO or nonprofit to contribute to fundraising, campaigning, outreach, administration, operations, or whatever capacity you’re best equipped for to make a real impact. Gain great exposure to the NGO and nonprofit world while making a difference with a customized internship in New York City with World Internships.

Program Highlights

Global Training

Learn to work effectively in a cross-cultural setting by understanding your own work style. GlobeSmart -- an innovative online profile -- will help you make the most of your professional experience.

Exceptional Support

Enter the country with ease and come back home with a plan. We will provide you with the career guidance and recommendation you need to land your next job.

Job Guarantee

Find a job in your field or we’ll refund your program tuition! We believe in the value of our programs so much that we will refund you your program tuition if you are not able to land a job in the field of your program within one year of completing your program.

Local Excursion

See all that New York has to offer. Visit iconic NYC attractions like the Empire State Building and Statue of Liberty and local hot-spots that only a true New Yorker would know.

What You Can Expect From WI

Personal Fit

We don’t believe in a one-size-fits-all approach; we believe in you. We will find you the perfect internship based on your goals.

Detailed Orientation

We provide you everything to thrive in an international setting. From online guides to resources that ensure you’re ready before you leave.

24/7 Support

Before you travel, while you’re on-site, and when you return to your home country, the WI team will be there for you.

A Better Resume

Resources to make your resume shine so you can really make an impression on your future employer, and get the most out of your internship.

97% of our applicants are successfully placed.

Program Details & Fees

Duration Accomodation Price
6 Weeks Apartment $6,090
8 Weeks Apartment $7,190
12 Weeks Apartment $9,290
14 Weeks Apartment $10,390

World Internships reserves the right to alter fees at any time due to currency fluctuations and/or fee changes with its partner companies.
What's Included
  • Internship placement and professional supervision
  • Personal pre-departure orientation
  • Housing accommodations
  • Airport pick-up
  • On-site orientation & city tour
  • Local excursions to the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island.
  • Weekly check-ins with the NYC Site Director
  • 24/7 On-site emergency support and services
  • Comprehensive medical and accident insurance
  • Re-entry Workshop with career coaching resources
  • Opportunity for Brand Ambassador programs, LinkedIn endorsements, letters of recommendation, and more
  • The J-1 Visa not included in the price and is required for all international interns

About Your Accomodation


An apartment shared with other interns in the city means you’ll be shopping for and preparing your own meals, and sharing cleaning duties and communal living spaces. World Internships can arrange safe and secure apartment housing for you within a reasonable commute time to your internship site.

Ready To Go?

Whether you need more information or you’re ready to apply, we’re here to help you get started. We work with you to find a perfect placement in the best location for your field. Let’s make it happen--What are you waiting for?