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Cross-Cultural Solutions

Cross Cultural Solutions is a nonprofit working to address critical global issues by providing meaningful volunteer service to communities abroad, and contributing responsibly to local economies.

Their programs are available in Central and South America, Thailand, India, Tanzania, Ghana, Morocco.

Prices may vary according to the duration of the program; 1 week program cost is costing around 2, 480 dollars including housing, meals, medical insurance, excursions and activities, free emergency hotline to the U.S., language lessons, etc.

Cross Cultural Solutions also offers assistant to students to obtain funding and all fees are also tax deductible.

Brazilian Experience Internship

Brazil Summer Internships are available for RIT students via Brazilian Experience professional internship program.

A training program provides participants with an opportunity to gain international practical experience while simultaneously getting immersed in Brazilian culture and work environment. The internship program is also a chance to learn Portuguese and develop a professional network in Brazil during a 2-4 month placement in a selected Brazilian company or organization.

Interns work 30 hours per week and a stipend might be offered depending on candidate qualifications. Portuguese is not required.

Brazilian Experience was founded in 2009 and offers quality placements in Brazilian companies, Startups and institutions.

Placements are available for students of Architecture, Business, Conflict Analysis, Design, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Global Affairs, IT, Marketing, Media and Communications, Social Work, Tourism and Hospitality and Urban Planning.