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Peru Supplemental Education Program

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 1-2 Years, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks




  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

$300 Application Fee; $200 for the first week

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

* Unearth the World training and education
* Abbreviated service-learning program with thematic modules focusing on worldview, culture shock, reflection, expectation setting, ethical volunteering and Peruvian education
* Pre-departure call with each student to guide them through goal setting and a Global Citizenship tool

* Airport Pick up
* Volunteer placement in Huaycan
* Secure housing
* 3 meals a day
* Bottled Water
* Hot Showers
* Cell Phone
* Wireless Internet
* Cleaning Service 6 days a week
* Comprehensive orientation and training
* An information packet on volunteer program and country of travel
* 24/7 support from UTW staff
* Program marketing costs
* Travel costs to inspect programs and communication costs with volunteer

* Coaching session in order to encourage project reflection and future goal setting

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Sports
  • Teaching
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Guest House

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

One hour

Post Services Include

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