It takes five (5) easy steps to go from applying to starting your internship, volunteering, or service-learning program in Belize.
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Start your incredible study abroad journey with these five (5) easy steps...
  1. Create your free online account in less than ten (10) minutes. 
  2. Apply for your dream program. Our team will arrange an online interview.
  3. Admission is processed within 5-10 working days, secure your program with a non-refundable seat deposit.
  4. Pre-departure orientation begins, placement finalized, make second installment payment. 
  5. Make final payment 30 days prior to your arrival. Ready for an experience of a life time?
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Our Guarantee

Our guarantee to you...
  1. Internships and volunteer placements tailored to meet your interests and our community needs.
  2. Structured curriculum designed to foster personal and professional growth.
  3. Incomparable support from your first contact until you return home.
  4. High valuestudy abroadprogramsthat promotes health, safety, and community empowerment.

Program Fees

The Intern, Volunteer, and Service-Learning Programming fee  is comprehensive while providing you with the best value for your education abroad investment. 

Internship and Volunteering Programming
4 weeks - $4,050
6 weeks - $5,150
8 weeks - $6,170

Airfare and 30% of  meals are not included.

Service-Learning Programming - New
Service-Learning in Belize - $2,810 - 8 nights / 9 days 

Airfare and 3% of meals are not included.

Sustainable Economic and Community Development in Belize
$3,700 - 15 nights / 16 days

Airfare and 3% of meals are not included.

N.B. All fees are listed in U.S. dollars and is subject to change without notice. 

Learn how to finance your program. Talk to our E.A. Program Manager, start your free online account and apply for your favorite program!  
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*MM Scholarships
All  program participants approved for the Intern and Volunteer in Belize Programs are eligible for scholarship funding through the Marilyn McElwain (MM) Scholarship Fund.  The MM Scholarship award amounts varies according to the length of your program and available funding. Earn up to $800 in scholarship funding for your internship or volunteering programs with TEP.

*External Funding
We encourage you to seek additional funding from scholarships and financial aid.
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship - Application Cycle opens August
Funds for Education Abroad Scholarship - Application cycle opens November.

*MM Grants
The MM Scholarship Fund provides grants for students on faculty-led programmingFaculty directors are responsible for selecting students and notifying TEP. Students may earn up to $350 in MM grant funding. Number of grants awarded is determined by the availability of funding. 

*Online Fundraising
Get the financial help you need to study abroad with online fundraising. Don’t give up on your dreams, start your FundMyTravel or GoEnnounce campaign today.

Your School & TEP

Your conversation with your TEP program advisor should be on the option to earn direct academic credits for your international experience in Belize.

Our alums have received between three (3) and six (6) academic credits for their internship and volunteering experience with TEP. 

Included us in the discussion early and we will help you advocate for academic credits pre-approval.

Let's Get Started!

Let's get started on pre-approving your academic credits with the five (5) easy steps listed below!
  1. Notify us that you wish to earn academic credits when you apply.
  2. Connect us with your faculty and your study abroad advisors before you apply.
  3. Keep us updated on your progress. We want you to benefit academically from your decision to study abroad with us.
  4. Talk to career services on your campus, they may have credit bearing options to offer.
  5. Review our step-by-step process for advocating for direct academic credits at your home institution here.
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