Gap Year Internships

Fully funded Gap Year Internships

Are you passionate about travel with an interest in tourism, marketing, business or international development? Do you want to use your skills to help underprivileged communities in emerging countries?


Use that passion to be a part of delivering lasting change on a GapGuru Internship Program.


We’re offering the opportunity of a lifetime, for you to head overseas and be a part of something bigger than yourself, all without having to spend a penny.

Leave a mark, grow your skills

We have funding available for you to join us on a four-six month internship, in one or more of the six emerging countries we operate in.

On any of our internship programs,  you’ll work with our teams towards one or more of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). 


 The experiences you’ll have will shape you into a stronger person, develop future-proof skills and build inter-cultural relationships.


What will you do?

On a GapGuru Internship, we help you leverage your existing skills and push you to learn more in a range of activities. Placement activities include, but are not limited to:

The Funding

What can you get?

Our internships have allowed us to offer funded places for any of our incredible four to six-month internship programs. The program is fully funded, including a flight allowance and a $250 monthly stipend.

To be eligible for funding, you must complete your Internship by the 31st of August, 2023.

A group of GapGuru gap year students in the Dhulikhel old town - GapGuru

Why GapGuru?

Having already shaped over 6,000 journeys, we know exactly how to create incredible gap year experiences.

Every one of our ethical programs is built in partnership with our charity, The FutureSense foundation, to ensure everything we do is a part of creating lasting change. The charity is aligned with the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development and is committed to implementing long-term programs where ethical and sustainable impact is at the core.

And with a support network from the UK, right to the villages we work in across the globe, help is always at hand throughout your time with us.

Our Destinations

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Get in touch and start your journey

Complete the simple form below to start your application. Once your initial enquiry has been sent, a GapGuru Advisor will get in touch to guide you through the full application.

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Chat to our Gap Gurus

If you have any questions at all about what to do, where to go, or how to plan your gap year, get in touch with our GapGurus today. With nearly two decades in the business, we’ve probably had the question before!

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