United Planet, an international nonprofit organization based in Boston, offers sustainable internship, volunteer abroad, and service-learning projects in over 35+ countries in areas such as education and children, global health, the environment and more for as little as one week, or as long as one year. United Planet’s guiding principle is that personal relationships are the building blocks of a more peaceful world. With academic partners throughout the country, United Planet works closely with faculty, administrators, and students to provide personalized group and individual programs, 24/7 support, and complete cultural immersion.
In honor of the contributions of our Senior Leader of United Planet and former Bonner Scholar from the University of Richmond, Theresa Higgs, United Planet is pleased to offer six United Planet- Bonner International Scholarships during the summer of 2014. One Completely Funded Scholarship (6-8 weeks) and five $500 Scholarships are available. Applications are requested by May 1st, 2014. More information can be found at: http://www.unitedplanet.org/bonner.