Regional and International Programs

Sea Turtle 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 September - December 2017.
Location: Costa Rica.
Placement Cost: $4,600-$4,800.

Community-Level Environmental Impact Assessment: Costa Rica
Eligibility: Open to all UBC students with an interest in environmental conservation and restoration. Economics, environmental science, forestry, and related other majors encouraged to apply.
Academic Credit: N/A
Placement Length: 12 weeks from September - December 2017.
Location: Costa Rica.
Placement Cost: $4,600-$4,800.

Clean Community Water Systems – Analysis and Implementation: Costa Rica
Eligibility: Open to all UBC students. A background in engineering or health sciences encouraged.
Academic Credit: N/A
Placement Length: 12 weeks from September - December 2017.
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 September - December 2017.
Location: Nairobi, Kenya.
Placement Cost: $3,900-$4,400

Interventions to Increase Quality Education for Children with Special Needs: 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 September - December 2017.
Location: Nairobi, Kenya.
Placement Cost: $3,900-$4,400