Hallå där Ida Ahlsson, alumn som praktiserar under ett år i Washington D.C

Ida Ahlsson hade knappt tagit examen på Handelshögskolan när hon fick Sten-Olof Palm stipendium för att under ett år göra praktik på Swedish American Chambers of Commerce i Washington D.C. Efter några månader på plats är hon många erfarenheter rikare och så har hon förstås skaffat sig några favoritplatser i staden där det alltid finns […]


Interning in the US through the SACC network SACC-USA spoke to two recent SACC interns. Helena Nisser was a finance trainee at SACC-USA from June 2016 to January 2017 and Johanna Ljunglöf was the Executive Assistant at SACC-Chicago from August 2016 to January 2017. Both Helena and Johanna were very enthusiastic about their time in the […]

Interview with Caroline Reber

TRAINEE SUCCESS STORY Caroline Reber, former SACC trainee, Google strategist, and author Originally from southern Sweden, Caroline began a six-month internship in Atlanta in September 2013 after finishing her studies at Stockholm School of Economics. In a recent interview with eCurrents, she explained how important the experience was for her.  In Georgia, she interned for Global […]

Rickard Wiberg: Living the Dream in the U.S!

Rickard Wiberg was given the chance to pursue the American dream in the Capital of the United States of America, Washington DC as an intern at Casaplex, LLC. This opportunity was made possible through the SACC-USA Trainee Program and this is his internship story.

Malin Roos: A Swedish Trainee in the Middle of American Politics

Malin Roos is conducting her internship through SACC-USA’s Trainee Program in the heartland of the American politics, namely the famous Capitol Hill as an intern at the office of Congressman Randy Hultgren in the US Congress. This is her first time in the U.S. and she loves the experience!

Academia meets Industry through the SACC-USA Trainee Program

Hosting an intern could be an opportunity for U.S. companies to get access to knowledge and know-how from Swedish students writing their Bachelor, Master or PhD theses. Juwel Rana, PhD student at Luleå University of Technology, recently came back from his internship at Ericsson Research in the U.S. where he got the chance to better understand the impact of his work from a global perspective.

Giovana dove into the SACC Trainee Program

Giovana Silva Lerda has signed a project contract with the Conservation International Brazil team to carry out some serious hands-on research. She landed this job due to the experience she gained during an internship at Horizon Dive Adventures, Inc. in Key Largo, Florida on a J-1 visa sponsored by the Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce-USA.