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Volunteer, intern, teach or study abroad—your way
Research marine turtle predation by jaguars and conduct mammal and prey species abundance studies.
Immerse yourself in community life through various activities to benefit disadvantaged youth.
Engage in a year- or semester-long volunteer project in the progressive culture of Denmark, while living with a host family to experience the culture.
Help implement important livelihood strategies and protect the environment for future generations.
Help conserve Fiji’s delicate coral reefs and marine ecosystems while living on a research base.
Empower Fijian kids to find new opportunities through serving as a teacher's assistant.
Child development | Female Empowerment | Global Health
Help to protect and restore the loggerhead turtle population of the Mani Peninsula.
Child Development | Global Health | Female Empowerment
Inspire young people to succeed as you gain international teaching experience in one of the world's largest education systems.
Provide vital, life-enhancing English-language instruction to monks and local community members.
Make an impact through engaging with local youth while exploring the culture and lifestyle of Laos.
Partner with Save the Children to perform critical work in a children's community center.
Child Development | Female Empowerment | Global Health
Perform critically-needed volunteer assistance for teachers in a school in Pokhara.
Prepare yourself for the future by spending a semester engaging in meaningful volunteer work and living with a host family.
Contribute to community-based volunteer initiatives while advancing your Spanish with full immersion in a Paraguayan host family.
Travel to an island paradise and help preserve a very delicate ecosystem.
Conduct coral reef research, invertebrate surveys, whale shark migration studies, and turtle nesting research - in paradise!
Gain insight into the critical role of field data analysis in preserving Africa's ecosystems.
Help make a difference in the lives of children in this community-based education program.
Engage in impactful projects to make a meaningful and sustainable contribution to the world.
Help to protect some of the world’s most beautiful beaches and coral reef systems through a holistic conservation approach.
Teach English in local schools and explore the beaches, islands and caves of this stunning region.
Hike deep into the forest to observe and record the foraging and social behavior of Mae Chaem-area elephants.
Share knowledge, skills and practices with experienced teachers while immersing yourself in Chinese culture.
Experience the French lifestyle by living with a host family, volunteering, and taking classes on French culture, history, food and wine.
Accelerate your French language skills with a summer of intensive learning and meaningful volunteer work.
Blend learning with real-life experience on a sustainable teaching farm, where classrooms, vineyards, and greenhouses converge.
Spend your summer immersed in Greek agricultural life from sun-up to sun-down on a sustainable farm in the Mediterranean.
Examine the social, political, and cultural impact of food production in Guatemala on this intensive three-week experience.
Dive deep into issues of human rights, conflict resolution, and cultural identity with classroom learning and hands-on volunteering.
Examine the importance of literature, film, language and culture in Irish society on a full-immersion summer experience.
Engage in meaningful environmental stewardship or social responsibility work while learning Spanish in a university setting.
Explore Peruvian language and culture amid the beautiful backdrop of the Andes, while also making a difference in the community.
Study social justice and refugee rights in the exciting city of Bangkok, with trips to rural Thailand to get a 360 degree view of daily life.
Live at the base on Mount Kilimanjaro and create lasting change through working with a local sustainable development NGO.
Work alongside local leaders on restoration projects and environmental services while taking classes at a Tanzanian university.
Live in a cultural hub of Vietnam and immerse yourself in classes ranging from international law to development economics.
Live with fellow students at the Center for Sustainable Development Studies while engaging in meaningful learning and volunteering.
Live with a host family while engaging in volunteer projects ranging from animal protection to public health.
Help ensure the survival of the biodiversity of this unique area of the rainforest.
Make a lasting impact on a student's life through teaching English and other life skills in Fiji.
Gain unique experience with developing sustainable management plans for Marine Protected Areas.
A scuba diving internship that assists critical marine conservation projects in the Yucatan.
Spend your days observing and collecting data on large predators such as lions, leopards and cheetahs!
Explore the lucrative fields of business and acccounting in a unique global context and gain valuable work experience.
Dive into the advertising world and become expert at key tools like writing press releases and utilizing social media to engage clients.
Gain both practical skills and artistic inspiration by interning in a studio or assisting a photographer in an international setting.
Sink your teeth into the world of journalism with fast-paced work at a film studio, radio station, or newspaper.
Be on the forefront of the rising culinary arts and dining industry by working with a baker or chef or with an international grocer.
Develop a global view of education and make an impact on childrens' lives by interning at a school or learning center.
Explore engineering opportunities from structural to biochemical or expand your design skills with an architecture internship.
Make a sustainable difference in the world by working with environmental policy makers or conducting field research.
Gain experience in hospitality through planning corporate events, weddings, concerts, and fashion shows.
Hone your sketching and pattern-making skills or explore fashion merchandising, buying, and marketing.
Dive into the sphere of finance and get real-world experience in areas like investment management and equities.
Build your public diplomacy skills by working hand-in-hand with local or international policymakers and embassies.
Expand your skills in HTML, CSS, and Photoshop with an internship at a marketing agency or tech company.
Gain practical skills for a career in HR, like recruiting new hires, training clients, and optimizing employee productivity.
Enhance your design skills and spatial-intelligence in a global context with a hands-on internship in interior design.
Gain valuable insight into a competitive industry with an internship in Information Technology or computing.
Get a unique perspective on international law by working in a law firm or international governmental organization.
Unlock your potential and make a lasting impact with an internship abroad in an nonprofit, NGO, or charity organization.
Make a difference and gain practical experience by interning at a counseling center or nonprofit organization.
Gain an edge in the dynamic world of athletics with an international internship in sports management, training or business.
Give your portfolio an extra boost with a creative internship abroad in video production, documentary filmmaking, or theater.
Study Spanish, live with a host family and explore Colombian culture in the "City of Eternal Spring"