International Office Program


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International Office Participants (IOPs)

  • Participate in a 4-day intensive training directly prior to the start date of their chosen project (located in Miami or in destination country) as well as a brief online training in the Spring.
  • During the on-boarding process, receive remote support from International Office staff located in Houston, TX
  • Are encouraged, but not required, to fundraise for part or all of their program fee


Application Deadlines

December 15th - Project Preference Deadline

Submit your application and deposit by December 15th to receive your first choice project placement!

February 13th - Financial Aid Deadline

All applicants wishing to be considered for our Financial Aid must submit their application and deposit by this date. 

April 15th - Final Summer 2015 Deadline

Final day to submit applications for summer 2015.


Before beginning your application


Application Steps

  1. Written application
  2. $475 Program Deposit (refundable if not accepted, minus a $150 application fee)
  3. Confidential Health Form I (online form)
  4. After your Program Deposit is submitted, you will be contacted to complete a 30 minute phone interview with an AMIGOS staff member
  5. Learn about your acceptance and project placement!


Log back into your application here. 

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