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Youth Education & Development Volunteer in Argentina

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 7-12 Months

Qualifications

Internship Requirements:
- 17+ years old
- Intermediate Spanish speaking and comprehension for Latin American locations
- 9-week minimum commitment

To be a Competitive Applicant:
- Working towards or having completed a Bachelors Degree
- Educational background in Finance, Business, Economics, International Development, or related field
- 9+ week commitment to working in host community
- Past work, volunteer, or field experience abroad
- Basic understanding of grassroots development and experience with cultural and economic diversity

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

USD 5,110 - USD 8,565

Program Fees Include:

The program fee covers: airport pickup upon arrival; a one-week orientation; family homestay with all meals provided; language lessons; development trainings; midterm retreat (9+ weeks only); on-going in-country support from FSD site team and U.S. staff; Project Seed Grant; eligibility for additional project funding up to $800; medical evacuation and limited health insurance. Our program fees also contribute to the capacity-building of our partner organizations, and include a $300 seed grant for all interns’ work abroad.

Salary/Pay

Unpaid

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Education
  • Teaching
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Age Range

17+

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently

Application Process Involves

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 months

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network