Summer Work and Travel (SWT), is an opportunity for full time post-secondary school enrolled students to spend their summer working and experiencing the USA. ACAWE is one of the few Agencies that has been designated as an Authorized Sponsor for this J 1 Cultural Exchange Program of the US State department.
So long as you meet the qualifications, namely: full time post-secondary student in an approved College or University Program, a Summer Vacation period that coincides with the allowable period listed by the US State Department and an acceptable proficiency in of spoken and written English, you may apply through ACAWE’s online web site for admission to the program.
Summer Work and Travel Opportunities exist throughout the United States in areas that seek temporary summer employment. The positions are usually in Resort Areas of the United States and vary in a wide range of positions. There are positions available in Amusement Parks, Restaurants and Hotels, to mention a few. You will work alongside American Young People as well as other International Staff.