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Stage USA - J1 Intern and J1 Trainee visa service

To take part in an internship or traineeship in the U.S., you need a J1 Intern or J1 Trainee visa. Stage-USA is a certified company for helping you obtain the DS-2019 form, and getting you prepared for your J1 visa application at the U.S. Embassy or Consulate. 

Found an internship or traineeship yourself?

If you’ve found an internship or traineeship in the US, Stage-USA can help with your J1 Intern visa or J1 Trainee visa application. The entire visa process, from start to finish, is 6-8 weeks on average. We also offer an expedited service of around 4 weeks (additional fee's apply). Fill out an application to schedule a free intake meeting with us over Zoom and start your J1 Intern or J1 Trainee visa process today. 

What you can expect from Stage-USA

  • Professional guidance on putting together your personal documents
  • We take the work from you and your host company. Stage-USA informs and maintains contact with the company in order to complete the process as quickly as possible.
  • The right sponsor choice: There are dozens of sponsor organizations in the U.S., each organization can only provide specific DS 2019 forms for specific fields. Each sponsor also has their own rules / guidelines. Stage-USA is a registered partner of multiple adequate sponsor organizations in order to cover almost all fields/industries. Through a personal interview between you and Stage-USA, we can determine what sponsor suits your program best.
  • Your visa will be processed according to normal procedure within 6-8 weeks.  An expedited procedure is possible for an extra fee.
  • We assist you with making an appointment to the US Consulate/Embassy, and preparing you for the interview.
  • Support with obtaining your Social Security Number, and opening a US Bank account.
  • You may always contact us with any questions about your visa before or during your stay.
  • We provide an interim and final evaluation. In addition, we can provide any feedback regarding your training.
  • We offer the possibility to extend your visa; certain conditions apply. Please contact the team of Stage-USA via
  • We offer assistance in finding appropriate housing in the U.S.
  • You will receive a free U.S. SIM card along with a Practical Guide for America.


If you have any questions please contact us via, or by calling our USA Office  (+1) 646 693 7126 or NL Office (+31)  20 68 23 026.