High school students can give back to their communities, diversify their resume for college applications and get an inside look into potential career paths through service learning.
The program is free, but seats are limited. A short online application is required. This is a great way for you to explore whether or not medicine could be a career choice. This program can be influential on your resume for college applications and high school credit is available in some schools and districts.
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High school students ages 15-18 can join ISV this summer to volunteer and travel for 18 days in Thailand, Costa Rica or The Dominican Republic. This is a great opportunity for you to help others while gaining international experience, developing your leadership skills and making new friends.
Volunteering abroad is a meaningful and fun way to spend your summer overseas and is a fantastic way to boost your resume for college applications and scholarship opportunities. Make a positive impact on the planet with a “hands on” conservation or community development volunteer project in our amazing host countries.
After the completion of your 10 day volunteer project, you will also have the opportunity to experience ISV's educational adventure tour and explore the natural wonders of your host country with activities such as:
ISV is an approved certifying organization for the President's Service Award.
On your two week ISV project you will volunteer for approximately 80 hours with conservation, children's education or community development initiatives.
All ISV volunteers who are U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents are eligible to apply their service hours toward the President's Service Award and receive recognition from President Barack Obama.