June 13 - 27, 2017


$500 due by January 31, 2017 (If the deadline has passed and you are interested in this trip, contact us)


Included: RT flight from Washington, DC (ask for additional airports); transportation while in South Africa; English-speaking guide; accommodations; meals as stated within itinerary, planned excursions and visits, travel medical insurance, orientation prior to travel, coordination fees. 

trip highlights

  • Learn history and culture of South Africa;
  • Apply knowledge and personal skills to promote education and improve the quality of life for women and children in disadvantaged communities in Johannesburg;

  • Help develop and implement a long term program that focuses on environmental, social and economic sustainability;

  • Students will have an opportunity to complete an indpendent study project. Project topic examples include, but are not limited to:

    • Sustainable management of land and environment, food security and emergency preparedness, science and technology applied in food and agriculture development, reduced emissions for deforestation and degradation, wildlife management and public awareness. 

    • Social entrepreneurship, development and small business functions. Those who choose this option will explore challenges within communities and develop methods to address them.  You will work with and learn from entrepreneurs and small business owners. 

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