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Agroforestry & Conservation Internships with Hoja Nueva


Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Trimester, Academic Year, Throughout the year, May Term, Spring Break

Intern Types

  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forestry
  • Horticulture
  • Photography
  • Social Sciences
  • Spanish
  • Sustainable Development
  • Zoology & Wildlife Sciences


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

$30-$200 / night depending on the program.

Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Language instruction
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Travel while in host country
  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

Included in Program Fees:
• Room in Puerto Maldonado, first day breakfast, lunch, and dinner
• Room and board at our newly constructed Center of Collaboration
• Transportation to and from our Center
• Three meals per days plus snacks and fruits
• 2-4 full time staff members
• First aid kit
• CPR/Wilderness First Aid/First Responder Trained staff
• Emergency Evacuation Procedures + Evac devices
• Venomous snake bite protocols
• Four shared bedrooms with 2- 6 people per room or private room*
• Showers with changing stations, sinks, and mirrors
• Composting toilets
• Electricity each evening for cooking and charging devices (solar powered)

*Extra Services (contact us in advance):
• Private personal guide/field assistant
• Food and activities whilst in Puerto Maldonado
• Professional chef service
• Visits to other tourist lodges/destinations
• Private accommodations

Experience Required


This Program is open to

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

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-9

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home