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Thank you for your interest in employment with the U.S. Mission in Nicaragua. To view a current list of all available positions at the U.S. Mission in Nicaragua and to apply online, please visit our ERA site.

All applications must be submitted through ERA to be considered.


Due to current circumstances, our operations are limited, and you should expect delays. If you have applied to any position and need to be informed of your status, send us an email to Managuajobs@state.gov and a team member will respond.

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The U.S. Mission in Nicaragua provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status or sexual orientation.

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Information about Internship Opportunities

The Foreign National Student Intern Program (FNSIP) is designed for university students who are non-U.S. citizens seeking internships with U.S. Missions abroad.  The program provides foreign national students with valuable educational experience and assists the U.S. Embassy in accomplishing its goals.

The purpose of the Program is to offer students the challenge of working in a foreign affairs arena, at the same time the Embassy benefits from their assistance. The program is open to all university students who meet the required qualifications and are available to work for a short period (from three to six months). The Human Resources Office establishes an open application season each year, subject to requests for intern positions from agencies and sections within the embassy.

Other considerations:

  • This program is open once a year (subject to approval) – Closed at this moment.
  • To be considered eligible, the applicant must meet the criteria of being an active student at any public or private university at the time of starting the internship.
  • When the opening period of this program has been authorized, available internship opportunities are published on our website and on the official social media of the U.S. Embassy in Managua.