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Ecuador & Galapagos Summer Program: Cultural immersion, service-learning, inspiring educational travel - 4 weeks

Pacific Discovery: Educational Travel Programs
Rachel Sanson
30 Iwa Road
Nelson  7010
Phone: (800) 655-3415
Int'l Phone: 64-3-546 7667
Fax: (206) 984-3763
E-Mail:
Site:
Western Hemisphere: Ecuador: Amazon Basin, Ecuador: Baņos, Ecuador: Galapagos Islands, Ecuador: Guayaquil, Ecuador: Otavalo, Ecuador: Quito, Ecuador: Tena


Host Inst.: Pacific Discovery

Dates: Summer: (A) mid Jun-mid Jul; (B) mid Jul-mid Aug

Subject: Community service projects, Conservation, Ecology and environmental studies, Ecuadorian studies, Field study, Geography, Independent study, International studies, Recreation, Tourism

Eligibility:
Level: Precoll, Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads
Requires: Must have graduated high school
Age Min: 17
Age Max: 24
Age Average: 19

Credit:
Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 5-10
Grad Credit: Avail
Grad: variable
Transfer Credit Through: Seattle Central Community College
Document Awarded: transcript

Cost:
Overall Program Costs: $4,950
Cost Include: activities, airport transfers, cultural activities, excursions, field trips, health and safety, housing included, in-country transport, most meals, on-site dir, pgm travel, pre-departure svcs, visa, volunteer svc work
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: $2,500 to $5,000 not incl intl travel

Instruction:
Instruction Language: English
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Internship, Lang study, Practical training, Study tour, Volunteer svc
Students: US & intl

Housing:
Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: campsites, ecolodges, hostels, lodges, varies

Deadline: 2 months before program; late applications considered

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 2001
In Coop With: Seattle Central Community College
Orientation Location: abroad
Orientation Description: Comprehensive orientation on 1st day of program
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity, pgm travel activity, sports activity
Misc: Program offers unique cultural insights, service learning project & inspiring adventure travel through Ecuador/Galapagos
Financial Aid: scholarships
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