The following opportunities are open to first, second and third-year students of any major. International programs are open to both HC and BMC students.
Interns will be selected through written applications and interviews. The CPGC covers travel and living expenses in addition to summer earnings expectations.
Application Deadline: Sunday, February 4th at 11:59pm
2-3 student interns spend nine weeks in China. There are two main components: working in the Amity Foundation's Social Services Center in Nanjing, and the Summer English Program teaching English to middle school students in various placement sites throughout western areas of China.
Four students live at the Casa de los Amigos, a Quaker hospitality center in the heart of Mexico City. Time is spent evenly between running the Casa as a member of its volunteer staff and working with a local non-profit agency. Spanish proficiency is required.
Puentes de Salud's Puentes Hacia el Futuro program is an education and wellness program that works to meet the educational needs of the children of South Philadelphia's Latinx communities. Interns will help lead and implement this summer program, working directly with Puentes students and providing tutoring, mentoring, and organizational support. New Deadline: March 5th
Lagim Tehi Tuma (“Thinking Together” in Dagbani), is a Bi-Co fellowship with the community of Dalun, Ghana. This project combines intensive team-building, collaborative study, and small, experimental education-focused projects to foster dialogue through which participants think together about culture, power, history, and learning.