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Intern in Belize - 6-week Session

Term To Study: Summer 2022
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2022
Program Starts: Jun 01, 2022
Program Ends: Jul 07, 2022
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Internship
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Program Locations: Belmopan, San Ignacio
Contact Phone: 1-888-841-7224
Contact Name: Dr. Sandi Smith
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What is Included: -Grassroots community-based placement
-Intercultural curriculum
-Professional development planning
-Housing based on double occupancy
(housing options: independent living or homestay)
-Pre-departure and in-country orientation
-Local GSM cell phone
-2 Cultural immersive experiences
-Travel insurance ($250K)
-Trip cancellation (up to $3K)
-Unparalleled support (24/7)
Fees subject to change
What is not Included: -Airfare
-Meals (independent living option)
-Cost of phone calls
-Independent travel
-Ground transportation to and from placement
-Personal and miscellaneous expenses
Estimated Costs: TEP will provide you with an overall budget to help you plan financially for expenses not included in the program.
Program Description

Customized International Internship Experience in Belize!

The Intern in Belize program offers internship placements with grassroots organizations that are tailored to meet your career and personal interests.

This study abroad program promotes personal and professional development through its reflection-based curriculum and structured immersive engagement with the Belizean community.

Custom internship placements are available in the below-listed areas of study.

Some examples of the types of placements are noted below.

Business (marketing, sales, business technologies, etc.)

Education (i.e.: tutoring, special education, sport, music, etc.)

Health (i.e.: nutrition, OT, PT, kinesiology, etc.)

Conservation (i.e.: community, wildlife, outdoor education, etc.)

Community Development (i.e.: community, grassroots, etc.)

Social Services (i.e.: social work, intervention program development, and implementation, etc.)

Communications Technology (social media, websites, networking, etc.)

Agriculture (education, production, marketing, etc.)

The Intern in Belize program will provide you with the tools and a supportive environment to further enhance your internship experience in an international and intercultural community.

Quick Facts

Population: 327719
Capital: Belmopan
Per-capita GDP: $ 8400
Size: 22966 km2
Time Zone: (GMT - 06:00 hours) Central Time (US & Canada)

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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