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Youth International (Experience the World!)

The world becomes your classroom and experience your greatest teacher!

 Youth International is an experiential learning program focussing upon international travel and inter-cultural exchange, volunteer community service, home stays, and outdoor adventure.

 Travel for three months with a team of up to 14 people between the ages of 18 and 25, and two leaders.

 Each group explores three different countries in; Asia (Thailand, India, and Nepal), or South America (Bolivia, Peru, and Ecuador including the Galapagos Islands), Both trips run twice each year from September to December and February to May.

 Help build an orphanage in Bolivia, live with a tribal family in Thailand, meditate with Tibetan monks, do conservation work in the Ecuadorian rainforest, visit the Taj Mahal, assist the poor in Mother Teresa’s clinics in India, search for wild animals while sailing through the Galapagos Islands, hike along ancient footpaths in the Himalayan Mountains, or along the Inca trail through the Peruvian Andes to Machu Picchu, and much more.

These are just a few highlights on trips that hold new adventures and new life lessons around every corner!

Youth International is based in Evergreen, Colorado, USA, and has been in operation since1997.

For info., program itineraries, and applications, visit: www.youthinternational.org  Phone: 1-720-270-3323.



Global Crossroad

Registered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (U.S.) in 2003, Global Crossroad, LLC is one of the world's fastest growing international volunteer vacation organizations. Its ever-expanding programs offer a variety of volunteer and travel programs in 34 different countries throughout Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America: Volunteer Abroad, TEFL Abroad, Tours and Travels, Internship Abroad, Mini-Venture, Group Seasonal Escapes and Paid Teaching opportunities. Earn academic college credit with Professor Steve Tash and www.westudyabroad.com Contact Professor Tash at travelstudy@yahoo.com


Business office

Global Crossroad
415 East Airport Fwy. Suite 365
Irving, TX
75062, USA
Tel: 972-252-4191 (9am - 5pm)
Tel: 225-614-4695 (Off Office Hour)
Fax: 972-852-7999
Email: info@globalcrossroad.com

Toll Free - USA

1-866-387-7816 (Within USA, Canada)

Head office

Global Crossroad
8738 Quaters Lake Rd # 3
Baton Rouge, LA
70809, USA




Global Quest--Semester Study Abroad

GlobalQuest is a not-for-profit educational organization offering 12-week semester programs for high school seniors and recent graduates taking a gap year or semester between high school and college. On GlobalQuest Thailand and Ecuador/Galápagos, students study language, history, culture, and the environment through academic classes and hands-on experiences that include field work and wilderness excursions, homestay, internships, and service work. Nomadic in nature, our programs provide the opportunity for students to live in and explore each of the primary regions of the host country in order to better understand the country as a whole.

One Longfellow Square, Suite 201
Portland, ME 04101
Phone: (207) 879-1722
Fax: (207)226-0286
E-Mail: admissions@gquest.org


Global Leadership Adventures


Global Leadership Adventures offers short-term summer service-learning programs for high school students.  Programs are available in Africa, Asia and Latin America.  Students volunteer with grassroots community service organizations and work in the areas of education and community development.  Additionally, students learn about local culture and issues facing the country through excursions, guest speakers and seminars.   More information can found at www.experienceGLA.com
Global Leadership Adventures. Telephone: +1 (888) 358.4321 Facsimile: +1 (888) 612.3697



Costa Rica  



South Africa  

Partnership with Global Leadership Adventures. Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com and Professor Steve

Tash. Contact travelstudy@yahoo.com for information about college credits.


INTERN ABROAD (gain invaluable international work experience while sharing perspectives with people of another culture like never before.) Partnership with Cross-Cultural Solutions. Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com and Professor Steve Tash

Where you can go




Costa Rica







New Zealand



Sri Lanka



United Kingdom


Cross-Cultural Solutions

2 Clinton Place | New Rochelle, New York 10801 | USA
Tel: 1-800-380-4777 | 1-914-632-0022
Fax: 1-914-632-8494


Volunteer Abroad

Maasai International Challenge Africa, a non-profit organization based in Tanzania, places volunteers on different schools, hospital, and orphanage and also organizes safaris adventure in Africa, Asia and in Latin America.

MICATZ offer affordable volunteering opportunities for individuals, students, groups and gap-year students. Adventure holidays, wildlife programs, language and cultural experience programs such medical, teaching and orphanage


Experience the difference in Asian, African and south American culture; Participants have the opportunity to work on meaningful projects in schools, colleges, orphanages, hospitals, health clinics, monasteries, and Community and government organizations.


Each year we place over 1,000 people into our programs abroad and have a wide range of volunteer travel opportunities, in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, Ghana, India, Nepal, Philippines, Malawi, Bolivia, Sri Lanka, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Peru – Cusco, Peru – Lima and Thailand.

Your Program fees will includes: personalized Volunteer Placement, Project Donation, language instruction, cultural education, Meals, Accommodation, and transportation to and from all MICATZ placements and programs, pre-departure guidance from MICATZ headquarters staff, 24-hour access to in-country staff.


Dates: Flexible dates and durations of stay. Available throughout year, from 4 weeks-3 months+. You pick your start and finish dates.

Cost: Costs vary depending on length of stay. Starts at $500-750usd for 4 weeks including accommodation, food, transfer from the airport, full pre-departure support, local in-country team support and backup, 24-hour emergency support.


Contact MICATZ HQ via: p.o.box 14, 950, Arusha, Tanzania; Tel/Fax: +255272546233
Contact MICATZ Coordinator in Europe via; 
Tel; +4536987167 or Skype; micatz
www.micatz.org and Email us via; info@micatz.org


Global LAB (Global Learning Across Borders) 
Information: we consider ourselves a
cultural immersion semester program with opportunities for service
learning, language learning (Arabic, French, Hindi, Tibetan, Chinese
and Japanese as of Spring 08), as well as learning about cultural,
political and environmental issues. We do have volunteer opportunities and
internships.Effective Spring 08 we will offer China/Tibet and Japan semesters.
China-Tibet, India, Morocco and Southeast Asia. College credit is available 
through www.westudyabroad.com and Professor Steve
Michelle Bos-Lun
Director of Admissions
Global LAB, michelle@global-lab.org 
web - http://global-lab.org   tel: 800-984-4522

Global ExchangeReality Tours

Global Exchange is an international human rights organization dedicated to promoting environmental, political and social justice. Since our founding in 1988, we have increased the US public's global awareness while building partnerships worldwide. Global Exchange Reality Tours organizes trips to over 30 countries in Latin America, Africa, Asia and the Middle East.Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com and professor Steve Tash

Contact: http://www.globalexchange.org/tours/ Global Exchange
2017 Mission Street, 2nd Floor - San Francisco, CA 94110
t: 415.255.7296 f: 415.255.7498

Global Service Corps

A non-profit organization that provides opportunities for adults to do volunteer service work in Tanzania and Thailand on internship (9 weeks), short-term (2-4 weeks), or long-term (6 weeks-6 months) programs. Participants live with local hosts and work on environment, health, or education projects. Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com

Global Volunteer Network

The Global Volunteer Network (GVN) is a private, Non Government Organization (NGO) based in Wellington, New Zealand. Academic credits available from WeStudyAbroad.com

GVN currently has volunteer positions available through our partner organizations in Alaska, China, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ghana, Liberia, Nepal, New Zealand, Romania, Russia, Thailand, Uganda and Vietnam. The network continues to expand with new programs currently being researched and assessed.

The number of people using GVN also continues to grow. In 2002 we placed over 240 volunteers. Then in 2003 we placed 717 volunteers. In 2004 we expect to place over 1500 volunteers. Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com

If you would like to know more you can contact us at:
Global Volunteer Network Ltd,
P O Box 2231,
New Zealand.

info@volunteer.org.nz info@volunteer.org.nz

If you wish to call please note the current time in New Zealand is: Wednesday, 10 November 2004 04:01 pm

Phone: ++64 4 569 9080
Call Free UK: +0800 096 7864
Call Free USA: +1800 963 1198
Call Free Australia: +1800 005 342

Global Volunteers

Global Volunteers strives to wage peace throughout the world by helping establish mutual understanding between people of diverse cultures. Each year Global Volunteers coordinates more than 150 teams of volunteers who participate on short-term human and economic development projects worldwide in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, and the Pacific. Contact Westudyabroad.com for academic credit programs.

Global Volunteers. 375 E. Little Canada Rd. St. Paul. MN, 55117.USA
Work Phone: 800-487-1074/651-407-6100 FAX: 651-407-5163

Over 40,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 165 countries, which you can search or browse by name, location or mission.
Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com


i-to-i is an award-winning organization providing opportunities to volunteer and work abroad, and training for Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL). 100's of travel opportunities in 24 countries. Spend 1 - 24 weeks changing lives. Prices start from $699/CAD$1460. Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com

Professor Steve Tash c/o WeStudyAbroad.Com
23786 Villena Mission Viejo, CA 92692 USA
tel. 949-916-1096 9am-9pm PST fax. 949- 916-1499 1.888.573.9148
Web: http://westudyabroad.com

Email: travelstudy@yahoo.com

Internships Chile
Dates: all year round

Language requirement: advance Spanish
Application: enrollment and resume (cover letter recommended as well) Application is due at least 2 months prior the program start date.

Internship Fee: $1450
-School registration fee
-Preparation course: 4 weeks of group + private course (30h/w)
-Internship interview and placement(+)
-Ongoing support

(+) Internship placement organized through a partner organization.
(*) Total weeks of study depends on the student's start level.
Advanced students: preparation course
High intermediate: 3 weeks + preparation course
Low Intermediate: 6 weeks + preparation course
High Beginner: 9 weeks + preparation course
Complete Beginner: 12 weeks + preparation course
Students must answer a placement test upon arrival.

Spanish Level: the program is open to all levels. However, the students must commit to attain advanced skills prior start internship.

Sample Program
Prior Arrival
1.- Enrollment
2.- Reservation of class and accommodation. Work to arrange internship starts.
Upon Arrival
3.- Spanish course period
4.- Preparation course period. First meeting with Internship organization team. Internship Interview's
5.- Internship period
6.- Student's departure

Some Testimonials:
"My name is Matthew Kruse, I am 19 years old and I go to the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida. I wanted to come to Santiago, Chile to do an internship with some kind of a Justice Program. I ended up working in a judicial organization for about 2 months and a half. There I worked with a group/team of two lawyers and a psychologist. We attended to victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, and violence. I attended conferences which dealt with the reform of the Penal System in Chile, and another conference which dealt with the new laws protection citizens from sexual offenders. I have learned a lot about the Judicial Process here in Chile, and much of what this public 'law firm' does for the citizens that live in the region. In closing I would just like to thank the organization team for bringing me here to Chile and making my trip to Chile a wonderful experience"

Rebecca Williams (USA)
"I arrived in Chile with the intention of gain work experience, but little knowledge of how I was going obtain it. The organization helped me get out of the class room and into the work environment, which I really appreciated."

Professor Steve Tash c/o WeStudyAbroad.Com
23786 Villena Mission Viejo, CA 92692 USA
tel. 949-683-7151   9am-9pm PST fax. 949- 916-1499 1.888.573.9148
Web: http://westudyabroad.com

Email: travelstudy@yahoo.com


(Spend a semester with Group travel in Central America, India, Australia, New Zealand). Academic credits available from WeStudyAbroad.com and Professor Steve Tash.

The most unique year of college on Earth.

Devoted to inner and outer exploration and growth.

A year of college credit with full financial aid for:

  • 3 months of group study & adventure travel in Asia or Latin America.
  • 3-month solo internship anywhere in the world.
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    conscious community and a powerful vision for your life.

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Servas is an international homestay organization that builds peace by bringing people of diverse cultures together to share cultural traditions and perspectives on international issues.  It's a great supplement to the abroad experience, and gives students the chance to see  the countries they visit on another level.

Abroad, Servas International is a completely volunteer run organization and so there  would be no possible work opportunities for students through our organization.

Servas offers opportunities for short-term homestays, lasting about 2-3 days.  Using the Servas host list, students would contact one of our hosts based on their location, interests, profession, etc. and arrange the homestay with them.  Because our hosts are volunteers we cannot guarantee homestays on particular days.

Contact email: info@usservas for an application.

WEBSITE: www.usservas.org

11 John St., Rm  505
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 267-0252
fax: (212) 267-0292

TEFL Institute

The TEFL Institute is located in Chicago, Illinois with various TEFL class sites around the world. TEFL Online and TEFL Professional courses are available to students around the world via the internet.

We are located at:
1906 W. Irving Park Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois, 60613. USA.

Office hours: Monday – Friday. 9 am – 7 pm Central time.
Telephone: +001 773 880 5141
Fax: +001 773 880 5940

United For Sight

Unite For Sight's High Impact Volunteer Abroad Opportunities - Recruiting and Training The Next Generation of Leaders in Global Health

As Featured Weekly On CNN International and Recently in The New York Times

Volunteer Abroad in Summer, Fall, Winter, or Spring: http://www.uniteforsight.org/volunteer-abroad

India, Ghana, and Honduras

Volunteers Are Part Of Global Problem Solving And Have The Thrill Of Experiencing and Contributing To Change on the Highest Level. With The Assistance of Volunteers Like You, Unite For Sight Has  Provided Eye Care to More Than 600,000.How Do I Apply? The application as well as complete details about Unite For Sight's international opportunities are available at http://www.uniteforsight.org/volunteer-abroad

Who Is Eligible To Volunteer Abroad?: Volunteers are 18 years and older, and there is no upper age limit. Volunteers range from undergraduate/college students to medical and optometry students, public health students and professionals, business students, filmmakers and photographers, nurses and nursing students, social workers, physician's assistants, teachers and educators, opticians, optometrists and ophthalmologists.

Unite For Sight welcomes volunteers who may not have previous health or eye care experience. Volunteers receive all necessary training from Unite For Sight so that they are able to assist eye doctors with community eye outreach programs. Unite For Sight also welcomes volunteers to participate as photographers and filmmakers.




Educational and cross-cultural exchange has been the heart of VIA's purpose since 1963. We offer a variety of programs and services which facilitate dialogue and understanding between people–a powerful tool for building peace. We promote full-circle exchange by providing volunteer and service-learning opportunities in Asia, and educational programs for Asian students in the United States. Contact Westudyabroad.com for academic credit programs.

email: kwalsh@viaprograms.org
web: http://www.viaprograms.org

Use InternshipPrograms.com to post your resume to employers who are exclusively looking for interns! You can also search their extensive database of internships, read internship reviews or create your own real-intern profile, or research companies and careers on Webfeet.com. Academic credits provided by WeStudyAbroad.com

Worldwide Educational Innovations (W.E.I.)
Cultural, educational, school, paid work and Internship Placement in the United Kingdom.

  • · Extended host family areas in London and surrounding areas
  • · A wide network of English language schools with different courses
  • · Many prestigious partner companies for training and internship placements.
  • · Paid hotel work placements throughout the U.K. and Southern Ireland.
  • · A personal contact for each group or individual arriving in the U.K. to help.

Contact: Westudyabroad.com for application form, health form, work
permit details, registration fees etc.

Professor Steve Tash c/o WeStudyAbroad.Com
23786 Villena Mission Viejo, CA 92692 USA
MOBILE: 949-683-7151  9am-8pm PST fax. 949- 916-1499 1.888.573.9148
Web: http://westudyabroad.com

Email: travelstudy@yahoo.com