High School Exchange in Costa Rica – Environmental Volunteer
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High School Exchange in Costa Rica – Environmental Volunteer

Focus Areas

  • Community Service & Volunteering
  • Gap Year
  • Experiential Learning
  • Student Exchange
  • Language Immersion


  • Agriculture
  • English Teaching
  • Environment

Program Duration

7-12 Months, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

July to June / February to December / February to June

Participation Guidelines

American, European, Canadian, Kiwi, Worldwide, British and Irish Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

- International airfare
- Travel insurance (luggage lost, flight delay etc.)
- Visa, passport, and medical exam fees
(Certification and translation of documents in the
home country and Migration Office Fee once the
student is in Costa Rica (Around $250)
- school supplies (8 Notebooks, pencil case,
calculator, laptop, tablet)
- Extra activities organized by schools and others
- Extra language courses
- Personal expenses and pocket money ($10 a day.
$300 a moth)
- School Yearbook
- Medical, Liability and Emergency Repatriation
- Application Fees ( 65 EUR)

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required



Program Available only to High School Students with at least 2 years of studies in Spanish.

To be open minded and commited to the program.

Students should be mature and willing to integrate in a new culture.

This program strictly forbids the usage of ilicit drugs, tobacco or alcohol.

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

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