Global Opportunities

Graduate & Professional Schools

As a Penn graduate student, there are many opportunities for you to study, work, research, and volunteer abroad. It is a common misconception that international opportunities are only for undergraduates. Options and funding opportunities are available through Penn Abroad, other Penn departments, and individual graduate schools.

Opportunities at a Glance

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GRIP Research & Internships

This unique program provides outstanding undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to intern or conduct research outside of the United States for 8 to 12 weeks over the summer. The program offers both pre-approved placements and funding if you have already found an opportunity abroad.

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CURF Fellowships

CURF’s Fellowships Directory is a tool for Penn students and alumni to familiarize themselves with a broad range of fellowship opportunities.

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Opportunities by School

School Program Location Term Abroad
Penn Design PENNDESIGN in... Paris; Greece; Spain; Berlin Summer
Penn Law Partnership Programs Barcelona; Beijing; Hong Kong; Paris; Tokyo 3L Fall Semester or 3L Academic Year
Penn Law International Summer Human Rights Fellows Program (ISHRF) Multiple Summer after 1L or Summer after 2L
Penn Law Penn Law International Internship Program (PLIIP) Multiple Summer after 1L or Summer after 2L
Penn Nursing Science Short-Term Abroad Multiple Various
Penn School of Dental Medicine International Externships Multiple Fourth year
Perelman School of Medicine Global Clinical Rotations Multiple 3rd and 4th year
School of Engineering and Applied Science GIANT International Internship Programme (GIIP) Grenoble, France Summer
School of Social Policy and Practice Global Courses Multiple Winter and Summer
The Wharton School Global Modular Courses Multiple Multiple
The Wharton School International Exchange Program Multiple Fall or Spring Semester
The Wharton School Global Immersion Program Multiple Fall or Spring Semester
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GRIP Research & Internships

This unique program provides outstanding undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to intern or conduct research outside of the United States for 8 to 12 weeks over the summer. The program offers both pre-approved placements and funding if you have already found an opportunity abroad.

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CURF Fellowships

CURF’s Fellowships Directory is a tool for Penn students and alumni to familiarize themselves with a broad range of fellowship opportunities.

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Opportunities by School

School Program Location Term Abroad
Penn Design PENNDESIGN in... Paris; Greece; Spain; Berlin Summer
Penn Law Partnership Programs Barcelona; Beijing; Hong Kong; Paris; Tokyo 3L Fall Semester or 3L Academic Year
Penn Law International Summer Human Rights Fellows Program (ISHRF) Multiple Summer after 1L or Summer after 2L
Penn Law Penn Law International Internship Program (PLIIP) Multiple Summer after 1L or Summer after 2L
Penn Nursing Science Short-Term Abroad Multiple Various
Penn School of Dental Medicine International Externships Multiple Fourth year
Perelman School of Medicine Global Clinical Rotations Multiple 3rd and 4th year
School of Engineering and Applied Science GIANT International Internship Programme (GIIP) Grenoble, France Summer
School of Social Policy and Practice Global Courses Multiple Winter and Summer
The Wharton School Global Modular Courses Multiple Multiple
The Wharton School International Exchange Program Multiple Fall or Spring Semester
The Wharton School Global Immersion Program Multiple Fall or Spring Semester