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Volunteer Opportunities for Accra, Ghana

You have the unique opportunity to experience Ghanaian culture and society through volunteer opportunities in a variety of settings. You can enroll in 1 or 2 credits of Service Learning, which includes opportunities like rural exposure programs, overnight camps in local villages to educate disadvantaged children, work in refugee camps, and advocacy and awareness programs. You will also be introduced to topics such as social services, HIV/AIDS, deviance and correctional services, poverty faced by children, and women’s rights. More information will be provided during the on-site orientation.

Quick Details

2021-22 App. Cycle

Fall/Yearlong: Suspended

Spring: Open

2022-23 App. Cycle

Summer Sessions: Opens 9/1
Fall/Yearlong: Opens 9/1
Spring: Opens 9/1

Eligibility

Minimum 2.5 GPA and sophomore standing or higher

Program Type

Specialty

Credits

Summer:

US credit

Semester:

USAC Courses:
US Credit

Host Univ. Courses: Overseas Credit

Program Capacity

40 students

Instruction

English

Scholarships

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Passport & Visa

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