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Social Innovation Program in Africa

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks

Term

May Term, Trimester, Summer, Spring

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese

Subject Areas

  • Bioengineering
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Business
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science & It
  • Design
  • Education
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering
  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Industrial Design
  • Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Pre-med
  • Public Health
  • Public Management
  • Service Learning
  • Social Work
  • Technology

Cost in US$:

3000 USD

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Excursions
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical insurance
  • Food
  • Housing

Credit Available

yes

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Community Development
  • English Teaching
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Public Health
  • Social Work
  • Youth Development

Age Range

18-35

This Program is open to

Australian, Canadian, European and American Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Guest House
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

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

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home