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Environmental Sustainability Internship in Bolivia


Fall, Summer, Winter, May Term


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Internship Requirements:
- 17+ years old
- Intermediate Spanish speaking and comprehension for Latin American locations
- 9-week minimum commitment

To be a Competitive Applicant:
- Working towards or having completed a Bachelors Degree
- Educational background in Finance, Business, Economics, International Development, or related field
- 9+ week commitment to working in host community
- Past work, volunteer, or field experience abroad
- Basic understanding of grassroots development and experience with cultural and economic diversity

Intern Types

  • Agriculture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Development
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Management
  • Human Rights
  • International Relations
  • International Trade
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sustainable Development


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Swahili

Cost in US$:

USD 4995 - USD 8280+, varies by duration

Program Fees Include:

The program fee covers: airport pickup upon arrival; a one-week orientation; family homestay with all meals provided; language lessons; development trainings; midterm retreat (9+ weeks only); on-going in-country support from FSD site team and U.S. staff; Project Seed Grant; eligibility for additional project funding up to USD 800; medical evacuation and limited health insurance. Our program fees also contribute to the capacity-building of our partner organizations, and include a USD 300 seed grant for all interns' work abroad.



Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Application Process Involves

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 months

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network