Earn university credit and engage conversation-based Spanish language and culture classes with professors from accredited universities from across Ecuador. Live like a local in a modern, centrally located homestay in Cuenca and join the El Nomad community for guided cultural activities. All levels of Spanish language classes are offered, with a placement examination offered upon arrival, as well as Latin American culture courses. The opportunity to volunteer and/or gain professional internship experience during your stay will also be available. Our small, friendly staff is happy to discuss all of your customizable options with you or a group, and will offer unparalleled, on-site support from the minute you arrive.
Intern in Cuenca, Ecuador, through El Nomad Study Abroad Programs, and have an adventure of a lifetime. Gain professional international experience while living like a local in Latin America. The program is designed to provide participants with meaningful work experience to develop their professional skills, boost their resume, and build their international network. The internship will be customized to help participants achieve their goals while immersed in Ecuadorian culture. Program advisers work with a wide variety of established organizations and placements will be determined by factors such as company needs along with the participants' interests, experience, and Spanish language ability. El Nomad partner organizations are committed to helping participants grow professionally and progress in their career.
Combine hands-on volunteering with the adventure of living immersed in Ecuadorian culture with El Nomad Study Abroad Programs. Past volunteer experiences have included a wide variety of fields, from mangrove-planting in the Amazonian jungle to women's advocacy at Casa de Mujeres. Because of our extensive local network and established relationships in Ecuador and the Cuenca community, El Nomad is able to offer a wide array of sustainable volunteer projects in the fields of Human Rights, Healthcare, Environmental Studies, Disabilities, Education, Research, Nonprofit Management, and Fine Arts. Contact us today to learn more about the customizable options for you or a group!