Charlotte and Evelina's time at Snake Oil is coming to an end and new interns are arriving this January. Read about Charlotte and Evelina's time at Snake Oil and their time in San Diego here. If you are interested to do an internship in San Diego read more about our different internships we offer here, and send us your resume to our email. Whether you’re looking for a position with a cutting-edge start-up, a leading multinational business, or a respected NGO, we’ll help you secure an internship that will pave the way for future success.
It's almost time for Julia and Felicia to return home to Sweden and their time at Brandetize is coming to an end. New interns are coming this January and if you are interested to do the same you can apply by sending us your resume to our email and apply for summer or fall at Brandetize. You can read Julia and Felicia stay here in the U.S. and at Brandetize here. And if you are interested in other internships we have many more you can apply for here.
Jonna is a civil engineer in media technology student in Linköping, Sweden. During her summer break 2018 she was working in amazing Yellowstone National Park. You can do the same as Jonna for summer 2019, apply today.
Thank you for this year, we at The North-West Passage want to wish you happy holidays.
Intern Amanda from Neurogym ran the Santa Run last week and here is some pictures from the run. This year was the 6th annual San Diego Santa Run, it's a holiday experience that will consist of a series of runs that took place on Garnet Ave.
Åsa studies at Karlstad University in Sweden, during her summer break from the university she decided to spend her time working in Yellowstone National Park, and we asked her a few questions about how her summer was going... You can do the same as Åsa for summer 2019, apply today.
Come spend your summer in America’s first and best National Park- Yellowstone National Park! Students should have an interest in nature, hiking, camping and enjoying the outdoors. Yellowstone National Park features over 1,100 miles of hiking trails, mountains, rivers and streams, wildlife, and geological features including geysers, hot springs and more!
"Just do it! I wanted to use my summer to see something new, but with a student budget it's hard to afford to only travel for a whole summer. So I thought, why not work and travel?" - ÅSA, read her story here
Golden Gate Bridge
When you are in San Francisco you have to see the Golden Gate Bridge which is San Francisco’s landmark. This bridge is not only huge but also quite beautiful. The opening of the Golden Gate Bridge in 1939 was then the longest and tallest bridge in the world.
Fisherman's Wharf is a neighborhood in San Francisco and a popular tourist district. Most famous in the area is Pier 39 where you can often see a large number of sea lions that daily lie and enjoy the sun.
Well-known Painted Ladies, a number of Victorian houses painted in glorious colors. Sit down in the gras and enjoy the beautiful architecture of the Painted Ladies.
The Chinatown of San Francisco is in addition to Chinatown, Manhattan, the world's largest Chinatown outside of Asia. In Chinatown there are exotic shops, ethnic food markets and excellent restaurants.
Alcatraz was created in 1934 and closed in 1963. During the years when Alcatraz was open, 36 prisoners tried to escape from this prison. However, 15 of them died during their flight attempts.
Lombard Street is famous for its crooked road. There are also many movies that have been recorded here. Is famous for being the most crookedest street in the world.
Few resorts match Heavenly's scenic beauty and expansive network of terrain and trails. Located on the south shore of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly is the region's largest mountain resort, featuring the highest elevation and longest vertical drop. Work in a world-renowned mountain resort in the Sierra Nevada Mountains Located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, where the suns shine in over 300 days a year, South Lake Tahoe is a year-round outdoor playground. With a rich history and majestic landscape.
"I was actually looking for an ordinary summer job in Sweden when I stumbled upon The North-West Passage homepage and realized it was a once in a lifetime experience to work in the U.S. for a summer. I sent an email with my resume that evening and the next day a reply came and the planning started. Every day here is unique and every experience is memorable but I have to say that the first time I saw the sun go down over the lake was very special to me." - RONJA, read her story here
Looking for a summer job, but prefer to Travel?
Skip your regular summer job in your home town and travel to the U.S. on a Work and Travel Visa instead. The North-West Passage offer a unique opportunity for Nordic University/College student's to come work in the U.S. during your summer break on a J-1 Summer Work & Travel visa. Through CIEE, our visa partner, we can offer a wide range of jobs all over the U.S.
These summer Jobs are exclusively sourced for The North-West Passage and you can only apply to these through us and our Summer Program that includes your job placement, visa, insurance and more. Each employer will have a specific interview date and the employer will only interview one person per slot. So it is our job to source the best talents.
Thank you SACC- Swedish American Chamber of Commerce for a great event last week at the Green Connections 2018. Green Connections is SACC's cleantech initiative. Green Connections invites visionaries, experts, motivators, practitioners, and decision makers from both regions to share and exchange knowledge, ideas, and technologies within smart water and renewable energy.