ARGO is a mobility program funded by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports. The aim is to promote practical internships for Spanish University graduates in companies in Europe, USA, Canada and Spanish or Multinationals companies with office in Asia and Oceania.
The ARGO program last 3 years and will run from 2014 to 2017. The call proposal will finish on 31st December 2017. Graduate applications and Internship offers from European companies deadline is August 7th 2017. The finalization and return deadline of the ARGO Interns is August 31th 2018.
During this period, an opened and permanent call for applications will allow for 630 internships to be delivered: 330 in Europe, 180 in USA and Canada, and 120 in Spanish or Multinationals companies with office in Asia and Oceania.
More specifically, ARGO allows young university graduates to:
- Acquire a first professional experience in an International company.
- Get closer to the world of business in an International context and to improve their professional skills.
- Complete their academic background.
- Improve their language abilities.
- Increase their job opportunities.
As for companies, ARGO offers the opportunity to put to the test potential workers with high qualification, academic updated knowledge and wide language skills. This experience will contribute to their internationalization, as well as to improve the human resources of companies. At last, it will allow the improvement of the human resources and the creation of new business opportunities in foreign markets.
ARGO is a program funded by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports through the State Secretariat for Education and Occupational Training and Universities.
From 2009 ARGO is coordinated by the Foundation for the Promotion in Asturias of the Applied Scientific Research and Technology ( FICYT)