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Art Colony: Cholamandal, India

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Term

Throughout the year

Qualifications

Demonstrated interest in the visual arts.

Intern Types

  • Art & Fine Arts
  • Art History
  • Creative Writing
  • Liberal Arts
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Museum Studies

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

Costs vary depending on duration. Please contact us for details

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

* Pre-departure Support: ELI's expert staff will be happy to assist you with planning your trip!

* Airport Pickup: Participants are met when they arrive at the airport in Chennai and brought to the program accommodation

* In-Country Orientation: Each program starts with a 2-3 day orientation to help participants get their feet on the ground and able to navigate South India

* In-country Staff Support: ELI's India coordinator has years of experience working with Volunteers, Interns, and Study Abroad Students. He is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.

* Accommodations: Participants stay in housing associated with the project and are provided with three basic vegetarian meals a day.

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Arts
  • Culture
  • Marketing
  • Music
  • Writing

Typical Volunteer

There is no typical ELI volunteer. We work with people from all over the world and a variety of backgrounds. ELI has placed volunteers ranging in age from 18-81. Successful volunteers are flexible, upbeat, energetic, and inquisitive.

Age Range

18-70

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently