South America - Internships & Volunteer Programs- Ecuador


Ecuador: Ambato, Bahia de Caraquez, Banos and 23 other cities


Spend a few weeks to several months in Ecuador on a volunteering or internship program with ELEP Volunteer & Internship Programs. Volunteer experience programs are available year-round lasting from two weeks in humanitarian and environmental projects in the fields of healthcare, conservation, organic farming, teaching, construction, and human rights and legal aid. Internship placements are available in the fields of Economics, Marketing, Human Resources, Medicine, Architecture, Engineering, and Law. While volunteering or interning, participants can also attend Spanish language courses to develop fluency in conversation, writing, and reading.


1. Obtain international work experience from a direct provider of volunteering opportunities or internship placements and enjoy cheap and affordable costs.
2. Choose from a wide variety of fields, including Marketing, Tourism, and Healthcare.
3. In-country support, airport pick up, food, and accommodation included in the program fees.
4. Live in Quito, Galapagos Islands, or Guayaquil for a few weeks or months.


Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Throughout the year

Intern Types

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychology
  • Spanish
  • Theater, Drama, Dance
  • Urban & Regional Planning
  • Architecture
  • Ecology
  • Engineering (Chemical)
  • Engineering (Mechanical)
  • Forestry
  • Graphic Design
  • Human Rights
  • Kinesiology/Exercise Science
  • Law
  • Occupational, Envir. Health
  • Social Work
  • Sports
  • Sustainable Development
  • Web Design
  • Accounting
  • Agriculture
  • Agronomy
  • Biology(General)
  • Business Admin, Management
  • Call Center
  • Dentistry
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering (Civil)
  • Engineering (Electrical)
  • English as a Second Language
  • Finance
  • Geology
  • Hotel/Restaurant/Hospitality
  • Human Resources
  • Industrial Psychology
  • Interior Design
  • International Trade
  • Journalism
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Marketing, Ad, PR
  • Media (Radio, TV, & Film)
  • Medicine
  • Museum Studies
  • Nursing
  • Photography
  • Political Science/Politics
  • Sociology
  • Tourism


  • Spanish

Experience Required


This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian and Worldwide Participants.

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Resume
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

The application process time is two weeks