The Summer Work and Travel program

The Summer Work and Travel Programme provides post-secondary students with the opportunity to experience the customs, cultures and daily life of another country. The focus of the programme is to enhance the understanding of diverse cultures through daily interaction with people from across the globe, inside and out of business environments.

Program Purpose

The purpose of the program is to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchange; to strengthen the ties which unite the U.S with other nations by demonstrating the educational and cultural interests, developments, and achievements of the people of the United States and other nations. Also, the contributions being made toward a peaceful and more fruitful life for people throughout the world; to promote international cooperation for educational and cultural

advancement; and thus, to assist in the development of friendly, sympathetic, and peaceful relations between the United States and other countries of the world.”