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Intern in Belize - Summer 2021, Session I

Term To Study: Summer 2021
Application Deadline: Mar 01, 2021
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Internship
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Link 2: Online Fundraising
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Program Locations: Belize City, Belmopan, Dangriga, San Ignacio
Contact Phone: 1-888-841-7224
Contact Name: Dr. Sandi Smith
Contact Email:
What is Included: -Grassroots community-based placement
-Academic curriculum for interns
-Housing based on double occupancy
(housing options: independent living or homestay)
-Some meals over the in-country orientation
(homestay options includes most meals)
-Use of Local GSM cell phone
-Round trip airport transfers to BZE Airport
-Pre-departure orientation
-Onsite orientation
-1or2 Cultural immersive experiences
-Travel insurance
-Trip cancellation (up to $3K)
-Comprehensive student support (24/7)
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

Customize an International Internship Experience in Belize, based on your academic and professional goals!

The Intern in Belize program offers internship placements with grassroots organizations.

This international internship promotes personal and professional development through its reflection-based curriculum and structured immersive engagement in a Belizean community.

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

--Education (i.e. special education, afterschool programs, recreation, etc.)

--Health (i.e. nutrition, OT, PT, health education, geriatrics, etc.)

--Conservation (i.e.: community, protected lands, wildlife reserve, etc.)

--Community Development (i.e. grant-writing, community gardens, multimedia, financial literacy, etc.)

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

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

We are committed to your success and to creating active global citizens through grassroots hands-on learning in Belize.

Quick Facts

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

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Travel Warning: YES
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