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Intern in Belize - Summer Session I 2019

Term To Study: Summer 2019
Application Deadline: Apr 22, 2019
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Internship
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Program Locations: Belize City, Belmopan, Dangriga, San Ignacio
Contact Phone: 1-888-841-7224
Contact Name: Ms. Abbiola Ballah
Contact Email:
What is Included: Grassroots community based placement
Academic curriculum for interns
personal and professional development planning
housing (dbl)
Meals (70%)
Local GSM cell phone
Round trip airport transfers
Pre-departure orientation
Onsite orientation
1-2 Cultural immersive experiences
Travel insurance ($250K)
Trip cancellation (up to $3K)
Unparalleled support (24/7)
What is not Included: Airfare
Meals (lunch,and meals on weekends)
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

Custom International Internship Experience in Belize!

The Intern in Belize program offers internship placements with grassroots organizations that is 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 also noted.

Education (i.e.: teacher placement, special education, etc.)

Health (i.e.: medical electives, nursing, nutrition, OT, etc.)

Conservation (i.e.: community, terrestrial, wildlife, marine, etc.)

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

Participants are admitted on a rolling basis with flexible starting dates.

Create your account to start the application process today!

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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