Welcome to CIWEA

The California Internship & Work Experience Association, founded in 1974, is California's leading professional association of educators and employers dedicated to supporting college-level internship and work experience programs in two-year and four-year institutions of higher education.

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Grow professionally and become a member of CIWEA.   See the many benefits CIWEA membership offers. Join or Renew Today!

2014-2015 Membership Form


The next CIWEA Professional Development Conference will be held in Spring 2015 in Northern California.



My hands on experience with the residents is more than any textbook can teach.

— Zaira A.
San Joaquin Gardens,
California State University, Fresno