USA internship program engineering students - Spaniards to Silicon Valley

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This non-profit program aims to help engineering students with knowledge of programming to have chance to get practices in corporate excellence in United States as Facebook, Google or Microsoft for the summer of 2019.

It's a training and mentoring program for grade students who would like to have the opportunity to practice in large technology companies in United States. The mentoring is intended to prepare these students for a process of 6 weeks so cope positively with access tests imposed by these companies for practices jobs seekers. Each student will have the help of a mentor who currently works at a technology company in United States. Mock interviews will take place during this process and the student will receive constant feedback.

The only requirement to be part of this program is to have programming knowledge (There is a placement test), have a level of sufficient English to work in this language and be pursuing a college degree. The student will return to University after the internship, so your year of graduation should be back to 2019.

The candidate selection process opens the next 1 may, so interested students are available free resources on our website to start preparing the level test. If students are selected to be part of the program, Once you have been successfully passed., the mentor shall refer to the company the curriculum vitae of the candidate and report positively on their qualities, so there is a very high probability that they have an interview for a range of practices.

All this is free for the student.

Official website: spaniardstosv.org
Animated video explaining: https://vimeo.com/250552982

Recently the country technology interviewed the founder of the program, Lola Priego. Here is explained in more detail the Mission of the project:
https://elpais.com/tecnologia/2018/02/21/actualidad/1519202484_410254.html