Internship opportunities in Peru

From the nonprofit organization Vive Peru:


Want to Visit Peru? Volunteer with us this Summer!

Vive Peru is a nonprofit organization with 501(c)(3) status dedicated to fostering understanding of Latin American and Peruvian culture and improving the quality of life for Peruvian communities. Volunteer program fees are tax-deductible.

We are in need of volunteer interns experienced in the areas of

· Clinical Medicine
· Public Health
· Teaching English
· Social Work
· Engineering

to support our partner organizations and adopted communities in Northern Peru! Work side-by-side with doctors in local clinics and hospitals, volunteer with underprivileged communities, share your love for music or languages with the children of Peru. In your free time, explore one of the most ecologically diverse and historically rich countries in the world.

To get a feel for what it’s like to volunteer with us, check out our Volunteer Experience video on YouTube!

Applications are NOW OPEN for our Spring break and Summer programs. We have dates available for week-long programs March 6-12 and 13-19. Summer programs run May 22-June 25, June 26-July 30, and August 1-31.

The regular application deadline for all Summer programs is March 1, but we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. The extended deadline for Summer Session Two is April 1 and the extended deadline for Summer Session Three is May 1.

Interested? Apply NOW.

Questions? Contact

If you are selected for an internship, contact Prof. Chris Green at to discuss internship credit.