About Us

InternshipUSA is a service offered by the Institute for International Education and Exchange (IIEEX).

IIEEX is a U.S. Department of State designated J-1 visa sponsor with over 20 years of experience in the international exchange industry. We use our knowledge, expertise, and partnerships to provide successful internship placements in the USA.

With our long-standing history and cooperation with our American host companies, we place interns with companies that allow them to build their careers, gain experience and skills, and improve their English. And, we love what we do!

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Founded in 2003 and based in San Diego, California, IIEEX is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving individuals, corporations, and academic institutions from all over the world.


We are supporting and promoting cross-cultural education, and foster international relations between the United States and many countries around the world. Our business services and career programs, internship programs, volunteer programs, and other educational programs provide opportunities for students and professionals of all backgrounds and nationalities to learn about American business and culture or to participate in various social and charitable causes. We are an official J-1 visa sponsor in the Intern and Trainee categories. IIEEX offers programs for cultural exchange, internships, and training opportunities throughout the entire USA.

Work With Us

We are always looking for new partners to grow with together. Please visit our contact page if you want to explore a partnership. If you are a potential new host-company from the USA, click here, and international exchange agencies and universities and their international department, please use these links.

Contact Us

Contact via Online Form:


Please only use our request form for any program inquires. We will respond promptly as this inbox is monitored daily.


For non-placement and program inquires: info @ iieex . org (not for placement inquires).



IIEEX – Institute for International Education and Exchange
600 B Street, Suite 300
92101 San Diego, California


Personal appointments available after a confirmed registration.


IIEEX is the cultural exchange arm of GACC California and is registered DBA in the County of San Diego.