API Safety Update – Chile Flooding

Flooding in a popular camping area to the southeast of Santiago has resulted in dangerous conditions and bridge closures. API’s on-site director is closely monitoring the situation and supporting several students who traveled to the area. The situation is slowly improving and it is expected that road conditions will allow for travel out of the […]

New Gap Intern Abroad Programs

API is excited to announce the addition of several new gap intern abroad opportunities to our program portfolio! API international internships provide gap students with the unique opportunity to explore and cultivate their future career path through high-quality, 8-week credit-bearing placements in several exciting fields and destinations. API internship programs encompass a number of career […]

API International Internship Placements – Social Work

API offers a wide variety of international internship placements in 9 countries, including Argentina, Australia, Chile, China, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, and Spain. Following are some recent examples of international social work internship placements that API participants have completed: CELS (Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales) is a human rights NGO, focused on advocacy, promotion, and […]

Summer 2016 #ispyapi Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our Summer 2016 #iSpyAPI contest! We asked our summer 2016 students abroad to tag their favorite abroad photos with #iSpyAPI. After reviewing many great student photos, we have selected our group of winners! We’ll be sharing the winners and some of our favorite #iSpyAPI photo submissions on social media in the coming weeks so be sure […]

New Academic Credit Option for API International Internships!

API is very excited to announce our new collaboration with Siena College to offer academic credit for the API Internship Program starting in January 2017. Available with our 8-Week Fixed Date Internship Program, students will have the option of enrolling in a specially-designed internship course, allowing them the opportunity to earn 6 credits as a […]

Volunteer Add-on Programs!

Expand your Study Abroad Experience with Volunteer Add-on Programs! Are you studying abroad with API in Latin America this fall or next spring or summer? If so, you should consider adding one of our Volunteer programs to your session! Take advantage of your time abroad to expand your experience, give back to a local community, […]

Why We Do It Wednesday- Mallory

API employees work tirelessly in the U.S. and abroad to serve our participants and ensure they have the best international experience possible. At API, we all share stories of personal transformation by international experience. We remember our first days abroad, our first meals, and our first international flights. We have stories of transformation in common […]