Volunteer Through the International Office

  • Para la aplicación en español, visite esta página.
  • Are you a Summer Search student applying to be a part of the Mexico trip? Please apply HERE
  • Interested in volunteering through a chapter in 2015?


The application deadline to embark on an amazing service-learning adventure through our 2014 summer volunteer programs has passed. However, we are offering a deadline extension to qualified applicants to fill the following projects:


If you did not see a project location that struck your interest, contact us to find out if there are open spots in your preferred project(s)!


AMIGOS International Office Volunteers (IOVs)

  • 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 participate in self-directed fundraising campaigns


Before beginning your application


Application Steps

  1. Written application
  2. $500 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!


After starting an application, you can use your personal dashboard to track your form submission progress


Amigos de las Américas (AMIGOS) hosts programs for young adults to volunteer abroad. AMIGOS’ volunteer opportunities focus on youth leadership training and community development in Latin America.

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