Application & Fees

Please email outbound@iena.org for additional information and an application form.
How to Apply – Email the documents listed below to outbound@iena.org

  1. Completed application form.
  2. Your resume including digital photo.
  3. Internship Placement fee $655. Payment of the placement fee guarantees that we will find you an internship placement according to your application.

PROGRAM COSTS
Internship Placement fee 6 to 12 weeks $655

Accommodation options and costs:
Homestay, single room no meals                                                              $140 per week
Homestay, single room with breakfast and dinner                                 $224 per week

All accommodation includes internet access.

Two-week Spanish Language Course and accommodation costs:
Enrolment fee                                                                                               $40
Group Course (20 lessons per week)                                                       $330 (total)
Intensive Course (20 group lessons + 10 private lessons per week) $560 (total)
Accommodation with breakfast and dinner                                             $448 (total)

Airport Pickup Santiago                                                                          $35

OTHER COSTS TO CONSIDER:

Medical and Travel Insurance including personal accident and repatriation of remains
It is a program requirement that you have adequate medical insurance coverage while in Chile.  You can provide your own coverage, or you can purchase a policy through IENA, premium for three months is $195.  Policy details can be found here http://www.iena.org/programs-from-the-us/travel-insurance/

Flights/travel arrangements

Support Funds –  Suggest $700-$1,000 per month (depending on your spending habits). Cost of living in Chile is same as USA.

CANCELLATION CONDITIONS

If you cancel after we have received your application and placement fee, a $200 cancellation fee will be imposed.

If you cancel after we have secured your internship placement offer but before you have accepted your placement a $400 cancellation fee will be imposed.

If you cancel after you have accepted your placement, no refund of the placement fee is possible.

If you cancel less than 15 days prior to the start of your internship, no refund of the placement fee or program inclusions (accommodation, Spanish language course, airport pick-up) is possible.

In the event you interrupt or end your program early, no refund of any unused portion of your program or program inclusions is possible.

In all cases cancellation must be received in writing and is only effective from the date we receive it.  Remember also that separate cancellation fees and conditions will undoubtedly apply to any flight bookings you make.