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Community Internships in Latin America


Spring, Fall

Degree Level


Subject Areas

  • Conflict Studies
  • Development Studies
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Foreign Language
  • Geography
  • History
  • Humanities
  • International Relations
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology
  • Urban & Regional Planning
  • Women's Studies

Cost in US$:

Please consult the HECUA website for up-to-date pricing

Program Fees Include:

Tuition, room and board, and all group field experiences ground expenses.

Experience Required


    Four semesters of College-level Spanish is required to participate in our semester-long program.

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Scholarships are Available

HECUA provides up to three USD 750 Merit scholarships and two USD 1,500 Scholarships for Social Justice for semester-length programs each fall and spring. Please contact us for more information about the application process for either scholarship.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Essay
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript