university PARTNERSHIPS

 

Duke Engage has been a partner since 2008. Duke Engage students participate in our Guatemala Summer 8 week - Social Innovation and Community Consulting program. Applications here. Application deadline will be available on September 30th.

 

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UConn has been a partner since 2008. UConn students participate in our Guatemala and Ecuador Summer 8 week - Social Innovation and Community Consulting program.  Up to 9 credits can be earned through this program and scholarships are available. Application deadline is 2/20/2018. Apply directly here. UConn also leads the recruitment for our U21 program in Ecuador. Application information pending. Please reach out if you would like more information. 

 

For the past 5 years, University of Maryland has been selecting over 30 students every year to join the MSEC programs in the Dominican Republic, Ecuador and Nicaragua. Applications are here. Application deadlines pending. Please reach out to us if you would like to learn more.  

 

We have been working with GESI on a custom designed 8 week program in the Dominican Republic for the past 4 years. This year we a shifting to Guatemala. Details pending. Please reach out if you would like more information.

 

We have co-designed summer, spring, winter programs with the Farmer Business School for the past 8 years. This year we are launching a new winter break program with the School of Engineering.  Please reach out to us if you would like to learn more. 

 

We have two strategic partnership with the University of Notre Dame ISSLP (International Study and Service Learning Program)  and students participate in our Guatemala summer 8 week program and short term programs.  Please reach out to us if you would like to learn more. 

 

 

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Since 2013 we have co-design a program with the Business School a two-week program in Guatemala.  Please reach out to use if you would like to learn more. 

 

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The Universitas 21 Social Entrepreneur Corps (SEC) programme provides students with an opportunity to work side-by-side with field professionals and social entrepreneurs in Latin America. It is an immersive programme - students live with local families, visit non-profit organisations, study Spanish and participate in individual and group development projects in rural locations. The programme is led by the University of Connecticut. The first SEC took place in July 2012 in Guatemala and the programme has run every year since then with a change of location to Ecuador in 2016. Applications are here. Application deadline is pending. Please contact us for more informations.