Volunteering, Study + Travel Opportunities

Some of the fantastic packages offered by our partners

The projects below are examples of our partners' most popular, all-inclusive  packages (excluding the cost of flights). 

Every project is different so it’s worth checking each out in detail - but as a general rule each package includes:
 

  • The Diploma and all materials

  • Accommodation

  • Food (three meals per day)

  • Airport pick-up/drop-off

  • Full induction and orientation on arrival

  • Transport to and from your placement

  • In-country support and 24-hour back-up

  • Emergency assistance from our response team

  • Project equipment, materials and resources 

  • Visa support and advice

  • Pre-departure preparation from a specialist Advisor

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International Development Internship + Diploma in International Volunteering in Mexico

Start Dates:   Anytime
Minimum Duration:   Four Weeks
Price:  £2,255 / $3,051

Work with local and international NGOs to address problems facing local communities in Guadalajara.


Gain hands-on work experience at NGOs and help address different issues that affect the population, from women’s rights to immigration.


You’ll get involved in all kinds of practical work, from fundraising for the NGOs, to field work in the communities themselves.
 

There’s plenty to see and do in your free time, and you’ll also have the opportunity to learn or practice your Spanish!

Social Work Internship + Diploma in International Volunteering in Ghana

Start Dates:   Anytime
Minimum Duration:   Two Weeks
Price:  £1,665 / $2,250

Gain practical social work experience in Ghana and work alongside professionals to support children in need.

Work with qualified social workers and gain a deeper understanding of social issues prevalent in a developing country like Ghana.

You’ll work in a shelter for abused children, a correctional centre, and local schools.

 

Observe how these centres are run, focusing on assisting the local staff in giving the children the support they need.

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Volunteer Teaching in Nepal + Diploma in International Volunteering

Start Dates:   Anytime
Minimum Duration:   Two Weeks
Price:  £1,340 / $1,815

Travel to Nepal and get practical classroom experience by helping children improve their English. 


Make a difference in one of the most underprivileged countries in the world by supporting teachers at disadvantaged primary schools.


Help students improve their English to open the door to better employment opportunities in the growing tourism industry.


You can also teach special educational needs. You'll live with a friendly host family and use your free time to explore snow-capped mountains and sacred temples.

Business Internship + Diploma in International Volunteering in Vietnam

Start Dates:   Anytime
Minimum Duration:   Four Weeks
Price:  £2,155 / $2,920

Gain business work experience by helping disadvantaged youth at small community enterprises. Work with a local NGO that provides vocational training to disadvantaged youth.

 

You’ll help the organisation to grow its businesses by working on their marketing, fundraising, and communication.


Explore all that this incredible country has to offer in your leisure time, from spectacular scenery to ancient temples.

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Human Rights Internship + Diploma in International Volunteering in Argentina

Start Dates:   Anytime
Minimum Duration:   Two Weeks
Price:  £1,815 / $2,455

Gain practical work experience and help raise awareness of human rights issues in disadvantaged communities.


Join our Human Rights internship in Argentina and gain practical experience raising awareness about justice and dignity for all in marginalised communities.


You’ll work in the Projects Abroad Human Rights office in Córdoba alongside our dedicated human rights coordinator and local organisations to educate people about their rights.


You’ll stay with a local host family, experience Argentinian hospitality and live in a dynamic South American city.

Journalism Internship + Diploma in International Volunteering in Vietnam

Start Dates:   Anytime
Minimum Duration:   Three Weeks
Price:  £1,960 / $2,650

Live in Southeast Asia and gain practical work experience by working at a foreign language public broadcaster.


You’ll work at Voice of Vietnam Radio (VOV), a foreign language public broadcaster with a large international audience, or at a digital television channel.


Work with a large team of experienced journalists and help them with the research for stories, radio broadcasts and the creation of video items.


You’ll also have the chance to conduct interviews, take photographs for articles or edit raw audio and video material.

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Internship for Engineering Students in Sri Lanka + Diploma in International Volunteering

Start Dates:   Anytime

Minimum Duration:   Twelve Weeks

Price:  £3,615 / $4,890

Get the real-world, practical experience you need to drive your future career as an engineer forward.


Work with and learn from experienced engineers in a commercial environment. Put your classroom knowledge to work in a real-world context out in the field.


Improve your problem-solving skills and learn to adapt to unfamiliar circumstances to meet the needs of the community.


Immerse yourself in the culture and explore beautiful Sri Lanka in your free time.

Galapagos Islands - The Ultimate International Volunteer Diploma Program

Dates:

19th Jun – 2nd Jul
17th Jul – 30th Jul
31st Jul – 13th Aug

Price: $4,000 USD

Day 1:   Arrive
Day 2:   Orientation
Day 3-5:   Community Development in San Cristobal –   renovating a classroom and educational activities
Day 6:  Public Health outreach
Day 7-8:   Week trip – speed boat to Santa Cruz and visit   Charles Darwin Research station
Day 9-13:   Wildlife Conversation in the Galapagos National   Park – protection of giant tortoises, snorkelling   with frigate birds, and control of alien plants
Day 14:   Farewell and Departure

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Kenya - The Ultimate International Volunteer Diploma Program

Dates:

19th Jun – 2nd Jul
17th Jul – 30th Jul
31st Jul – 13th Aug

Price: $4,000 USD

Day 1:   Arrive
Day 2:   Orientation
Day 3-5:   Community Development in Nanyuki –   renovating a classroom and educational activities
Day 6:   Public Health outreach

Day 7-8:   Week trip – Lake Nakuru National Park and a visit   to Samburu Maasai village

Day 9-13:   Wildlife Conversation in Soysambu Conservancy    lion and giraffe monitoring and safari drives

Day 14:   Farewell and Departure

Mexico - The Ultimate International Volunteer Diploma Program

Dates:

19th Jun – 2nd Jul
17th Jul – 30th Jul
31st Jul – 13th Aug

Price: $3,300 USD

Day 1:   Arrive
Day 2:   Orientation
Day 3-5:   Community Development in Guadalajara –   renovating a classroom and educational activities
Day 6:   Public Health outreach
Day 7-8:   Week trip – yoga and surfing in San Pancho
Day 9-13:   Marine conversation in Cuyutlan– protection of   turtles, beach clean-up, patrols, community   awareness programs
Day 14:   Farewell and Departure

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Sri Lanka - The Ultimate International Volunteer Diploma Program

Dates:

19th Jun – 2nd Jul
17th Jul – 30th Jul
31st Jul – 13th Aug

Price: $3,500 USD

Day 1:   Arrive
Day 2:   Orientation
Day 3-4:   Community Development in Panadura –   renovating a classroom and educational   activities
Day 5:   Teach Monks at a local monastery
Day 6:   Public Health outreach
Day 7-8:   Week trip – yoga and surfing in Galle
Day 9-13:   Marine conversation in Galbokka Beach –  protection of turtles, beach clean-up, patrols,   community awareness programs
Day 14:   Farewell and Departure