Co-Curricular Programs

Sea Turtle and Sloth Conservation Project: Costa Rica
Eligibility: Open to all UBC students with an interest in environmental conservation and restoration. Biology, Environmental Science, Land and Food Systems, and Forestry students encouraged.
Academic Credit: N/A
Placement Length: 12 weeks from January - April, 2018.
Location: Costa Rica.
Placement Cost: $4,600-$4,800.

Financial Resources for Quality Education – Analysis & Collection: Nairobi, Kenya
Eligibility: Open to all UBC students from any faculty with an interest in special needs education. Business, medicine, and education-related majors encouraged to apply.
Academic Credit: N/A
Placement Length: 12 weeks from January - April, 2018.
Location: Nairobi, Kenya.
Placement Cost: $3,900-$4,400

Childhood Special Needs Education Training in Public Schools: Nairobi, Kenya
Eligibility: Open to all UBC students from any faculty with an interest in special needs education.
Academic Credit: N/A
Placement Length: 12 weeks from January - April, 2018.
Location: Nairobi, Kenya.
Placement Cost: $3,900-$4,400

Literacy and Community Development: Uganda
Eligibility: Open to students from any faculty, with an interest in community development work. Minimum second year standing.
Academic Credit: N/A
Placement Length: 12 weeks
Location: Uganda
Placement Cost: $3,700-4,000 CAD