Reviews of Gap Year Programs in South America

Finding the purpose and direction you need to be successful in your college and professional careers isn't easy. The South America Gap Semester will help you determine your best next steps toward a fulfilling life that has a positive...
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Global Citizen Year is a non-profit social enterprise forging a new educational pathway for America's emerging leaders. By immersing a diverse corps of fellows in developing countries during a "bridge year" after high school, we prepare...
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Another award winning program! Based in either Merida or Playa Colorada this program combines tailored intensive Spanish lessons with volunteering. We have many volunteer placement options and they fall into two main categories - community...
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La Senda Verde wildlife refuge is located approximately 2.5 hours by bus from La Paz and is situated between the small towns of Yolosa and Yolosita by the Yolosa river. We offer low-cost short and long term volunteering opportunities....
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Experience three wildly different environments and four incredible volunteer projects in Venezuela. Travel from the warm Caribbean waters of Playa Colorada onto the lush pineapple plantations of Caripe, before heading up to the Gran...
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Take a gap year with purpose. Go beyond just travel or service. Our global community faces challenges that require more than simple responses. Join TBB's Global Gap Year where you'll find your voice and learn to transform our world....
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Start in Quito, Ecuador and end in Rio de Janeiro and explore the historic wonder of 7 more countries along the way! On this South American adventure, you'll spend 65 days seeing everything from Macchu Picchu to the Uyuni Salt Flats and...
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The Summit Adventure Immersion Service and Adventure Semester (ISAS) gives college students the opportunity to take a gap semester while still receiving credits. We embark on a powerful outdoor adventure and immerse ourselves in new...
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