UBC has various opportunities to undertake international service learning in Latin America.
Deadlines are October 10, 2016, with early applications preferred.
These programs include:
- Conservation and Community Development: Costa Rica
- Ecosystems and Ecology: Costa Rica (Reading Week)
- Economics 492D: The Economics of Sustainability, with possible placements in Mexico, Bolivia, or Costa Rica
- SOCI 435: Partnerships for Participatory Development, with possible placements in Mexico, Bolivia, or Costa Rica
In most cases, students need to be in their third or fourth years. An Arts Research Abroad award, which will cover 70-100% of program costs, is available for eligible students.