Through partnerships, scholarships, and donations, we fully-fund all students participation.
Therefore, the program is designed to be a break-even deal for students.
Roundtrip air fare
from Pittsburgh to the work location is paid for.
The development partners in the host community provide accommodations and a stipend
to cover food and incidentals.
Students are responsible
for expenses related to passport application, immunizations, entertainment,
excursions, and souvenirs.
Students in past
years reported that the covered program costs and daily stipend
were sufficient to avoid spending their own money.
note: the student consultants will receive no additional wage or
(Our program costs are $5,000 per student. Financial support is greatly appreciated.)