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Study Global Health in Colombia this summer!

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks


* This AMIGOS project is special because it is available only to college aged students (18-25) who have interest in taking a course at Universidad del Norte
* Have completed at least two years of high school Spanish or the equivalent
* Passion and interest in global health subjects
* Adhere to the AMIGOS Standards of Personal Conduct and Community Behavior
* Meet the General Health Criteria for Participation
* Receive the Required Immunizations

Minimum Education

High School


  • Spanish

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Excursions
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical insurance
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country
  • International travel

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health
  • Youth Development

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Scholarships are Available

All applicants wishing to be considered for our Financial Aid must submit their application and deposit by February 13th, 2015.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

Rolling admission deadlines - Dec. 15, Feb. 15, Ap