COVID-19 Program Updates
Due to global health & safety concerns and travel restrictions related to the coronavirus, Projects Abroad has decided to offer flexible booking options for some of their upcoming programs. Learn more about COVID-19 updates to stay tuned regarding program information.
Projects Abroad has been providing volunteer placements in the developing world since 1992. Our volunteers in Costa Rica directly impact local communities through service projects arranged and coordinated by in-country staff.
We offer a wide selection of volunteer opportunities, ranging from child Care and Teaching English or French to coaching Sports to Conservation & Environment. We also have Business, Physical Therapy and Journalism internships. Visit our site for more details.
Start Planning Next Year's Trip of a Lifetime..
We'll take you to five different countries around the world, where you'll gain a whole host of experience to make your resume shine & contribute to a better world.
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Live in Costa Rica’s dense tropical dry forest and work on the frontlines of conservation.
Live in central America and prepare children for school by teaching important early childhood development skills.
Improve the English language skills of primary school students and inspire local teachers with new teaching techniques.
Work at a disadvantaged school in Costa Rica to promote health and well-being through sports.
Explore the beauty and nature of Costa Rica on a Discovery Tour with us. You’ll get to see all kinds of weird and wonderful creatures during your trip. You can experience the spectacular forest in various ways; peer over treetop canopies, pause on a hanging bridge or whizz through the air on a zipline. You’ll discover mighty volcanoes and relax in refreshing waterfall pools, hot thermal springs and the Pacific Ocean.
We’re ready for the adventure of a lifetime in Central America. Are you?