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Volunteer in Ecuador

Locations

Ecuador: Galapagos Islands, Puyo

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks

Dates

See website.

Qualifications

• Participants must be at least 18 years old
• Please visit website to download the application form
• Cover letter
• Résumé/CV
• $300 non-refundable application fee
• Supplementary application materials due after provisional acceptance

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

2 weeks: Galapagos = $1,885; Puyo = $1,100 Additional weeks: Galapagos or Puyo = $315; 4 weeks: Guanujo = $1,360 Additional weeks: Guanujo = $245

Cost Includes:

  • Registration fees
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country staff support
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical insurance
  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

• API advisor to assist you with all pre-departure needs, including visa assistance, and liaise with partner throughout program
• Airport pick-up / arrival assistance
• Housing with local host family
• Meals (3 meals/day, 6 days/week)
• Medical, Life, and Travel Insurance
• On-site program orientation
• On-site support from partner and host agency
• Spanish classes 1st week (10 hours)

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Environment
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife

Age Range

18+

This Program is open to

American, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, British and Irish Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network