Study & Volunteer in Pimentel/Chiclayo, Peru

Location: Peru: Chiclayo

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months, 1-2 Years, Multiple Year

Dates: Programs start every Monday

The National Registration Center for Study Abroad

http://www.nrcsa.com

PO Box 1393 Milwaukee, WI 53201 United States

Call Us

Phone: 414 278 0631

Fax: 414 271 8884

Description

The National Registration Center for Study Abroad offers a Spanish language study and construction volunteering program in Peru. Volunteers spend 2 weeks (or longer) in group Spanish classes to learn the four basic language skills of oral and written comprehension, grammar, and listening. English will not be used during the classes that run for about 55 minutes per day and 20 hours per week. Students may enroll in as many weeks as desired. When they have a firmer grasp of Spanish, participants will join Un Techo Para mi Pais, an organization run by university students and operated by volunteers who build and reconstruct low-income housing.

Highlights

1. Obtain international experience studying Spanish and volunteering in Peru.
2. Learn how to read, write, comprehend, and speak Spanish.
3. Help a local organization build and reconstruct low-income housing for communities in Lima.
4. Live in Lima, capital and largest city of Peru.

Qualifications

U.S. citizens traveling on regular passports for tourism or business do not need a visa for a stay of 90 days or less. Those planning a longer visit must obtain a visa in advance.

Minimum age of 18 unless accompanied by an adult. Volunteer positions on a space available basis. These are unpaid positions and there is a limited number of positions every month.

Languages
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

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Cost Include Description:

Credit Available

yes

Volunteer Types
  • Youth Development
  • Youth
  • Women
  • Wildlife
  • Tourism
  • Social Work
  • Orphans
  • Organic Farming
  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Education
  • Economic Development
  • Counseling
  • Public Health
  • Community Centers
  • Childcare & Children
  • Business
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Agriculture
Age Range
18-50+
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel to Peru

Independently

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
3 business days
Post Services Include
  • Alumni Network
The National Registration Center for Study Abroad's Mission Statement

To improve international understanding through educational exchanges. NRCSA welcomes participants of all ages, nationalities, and occupations.

Year Founded

1968

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