Most Affordable Medical Program in Tanzania
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Most Affordable Medical Program in Tanzania


  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital

Program Duration

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

Year(s) Offered

All year round, starting on every Tuesday

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

• Airport pickup
• Housing
• 2 meals per day
• Pre-departure orientation/Training
• In-country orientation/Training
• In-country staff support 24x7
• Written materials pre-departure
• Written materials abroad
• Donation to support your project

Registration Fee
Only USD 189. It includes:
Marketing costs, pre and post placement support from our staff, a complete country information guide, volunteer training booklet, detailed information about the program, administration costs, travel costs to run inspection visits in all locations, communication costs, and office staff.

Extra costs
US$50 should be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, but please bring more if you intend to travel on weekends, explore the country or if you enjoy a beer or two.
Volunteers are responsible for their own flights, visas, travel insurance and vaccinations (if necessary).
No extra international transfer fees.

Accommodation Options

  • Group living
  • Guest House

Experience Required



- Have a certification or proof of experience in a medical field, such as a medical student ID, EMT or paramedic certification, or nursing or physician’s credentials
- At least 18 years old at the start of the placement; exceptions can be made for under 18 years old accompanied by a guardian or with a parental consent
- Must have adequate volunteer travel insurance
- Provide a criminal background check to local staff on arrival in Tanzania or during orientation

Application Procedures

  • Online Application