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Study Global Health in Colombia this summer!

Program Duration

9-12 Week


JUNE 8 – AUGUST 9, 2016


* This AMIGOS project is special because it is available only to college aged students (18-25) who have interest in taking a course at Universidad del Norte
* Have completed at least two years of high school Spanish or the equivalent
* Passion and interest in global health subjects
* Adhere to the AMIGOS Standards of Personal Conduct and Community Behavior
* Meet the General Health Criteria for Participation
* Receive the Required Immunizations

Minimum Education

High School


  • Spanish

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Excursions
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical insurance
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country
  • International travel

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health
  • Youth Development

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

Rolling admission deadlines - Dec. 15, Feb. 15, Ap