As an official designated sponsor by the Department of State, the French American Chamber of Commerce (New-York chapter) is authorized to sponsor eligible Interns and Trainees on a J-1 visa by issuing the Certificate of Eligibility, form DS-2019.
This program allows participants to come to the United States for up to 12 months as Interns or for up to 18 months as Trainees on a J-1 Visa. This visa is a non-immigrant visa category for individuals approved to participate in work-based exchange visitor programs.
Click here to learn more about the benefits and process of the J-1 program.
Click here to access the guidelines and required documents for the host company and candidate.
Click here to access the FAQ section.
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