Discover the biodiversity and biogeography of the Galapagos Islands and experience what inspired Darwin's theory of evolution.
Learn about watershed management, soil erosion, agriculture, and development issues in Ecuador.
Gain real experience and understanding of the social determinants of health in a foreign context.
Improve your Spanish language skills. Ecuadorian Spanish is considered to be easy to understand and a clearly pronounced version of Spanish. Enjoy small class sizes and individualized attention.
Experience contemporary Ecuadorian culture—a blend of indigenous and Spanish colonial—while improving your Spanish language skills. You’ll also contribute through an internship or research project with a non-profit organization while you are there. Explore the complexities created by issues such as environment, globalization, public health and social justice.
This full scholarship exchange offers you the chance to experience Ecuadorian university life in the capital city of Quito.
Spend your spring break volunteering and engaging with the local community in northern Ecuador.