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Community Mobilization for Social Change Intern in Nicaragua
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Community Mobilization for Social Change Intern in Nicaragua

Locations

Nicaragua: Ciudad Sandino, Jinotepe and 2 other cities

Fields

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Development
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forestry
  • Geology
  • Horticulture
  • Sustainable Development
  • Technology
  • Tourism

Causes

  • Agriculture
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Business
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Conservation
  • Disaster Relief
  • Eco-tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Gender Issues
  • Geology
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Human Rights
  • Microfinance
  • Parks
  • Public Health
  • Recreation
  • Reforestation
  • Renewable Energy
  • Small Business Development
  • Teaching
  • Tourism
  • Trail Building
  • Tree Planting
  • Volunteer Management
  • Water Projects

Program Duration

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

Dates

See FSD Website

Age Range

18-75

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Cost in USD

Depends on Program Selected; See FSD Website

Program Includes:

Your contribution fee covers all program costs (excluding airfare) and is 100% tax deductible for U.S. residents. Included in the fee is: a one-week orientation; family homestay will all meals provided; language lessons (not available in Latin America); development trainings and workshops; group sessions; midterm retreat (9+ weeks only); final debriefing session; on-going in-country support from FSD site team and U.S. staff; USD 200 mini-grant; eligibility for additional project funding up to USD 500, medical evacuation and limited health insurance; and pick-up from the airport.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required

No.

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Written Application