Your Profile

  • Final year bachelor students at FHNW (usually 3rd year students, 2nd year social work students, or 4th year part-time students)
  • Interested in actively participating in an international project
  • Keen on learning more about American business practices and the American culture
  • Eager to enhance your employability

Your Application should include:

  • Motivation letter
  • Your current CV with a picture
  • One reference

What are the dates?

  • The Preparatory seminar: 19 – 23 February 2018
  • The On-site Seminar: 30 March –  14 April 2018
  • Closing Event: 02 May 2018

Do I receive credits?

  • School of Business: 1 ECTS for the Preparatory Seminar + 3 ECTS for the On-site Seminar
  • Other schools: According to the respective deans

What are the costs and what is included?

The project team calculated a maximum amount of CHF 2’800.-. However, there is a possibility that the sum will be lowered, provided that the project team is able to raise more sponsoring money than budgeted. You are welcome to suggest us any potential sponsor from your personal network. The fee covers international flights, domestic flights, buses, visa, and accommodation.

What are your benefits?

  • Visit the vibrant cities of New York, San Francisco and Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Meet companies and experts from a variety of industries who use their networks and cooperation’s in order to create competitive advantages
  • Become more effective in business through professional networking
  • Meet our Partners, who are looking for FHNW graduates
  • Find out about the latest technological, medical and social innovation
  • Learn how innovation today will change your world tomorrow
  • Improve your English skills and learn how to present yourself in a real-life business context.