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LIVFund hits the news

Written on Saturday, December 24th, 2011 by admin

Have you heard? Intern Latin America and LIVFund were recently featured on CNN! Click here to read the complete article and find out why doing an internship in Latin America is a smart investment for college students! You can find out more about LIVFund and how you can win a scholarship to fund your internship abroad… Continue Reading »

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The iPod Touch: Your traveling amigo

Written on Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 by admin

Do you have an iPod Touch?   Well, if you’re planning to go abroad soon, you may want to think about investing in one. Hint: If you’re planning to learn, intern or volunteer abroad somewhere in Latin America, you could use a portion of your LIVFund Scholarship to make the purchase. Think of it as… Continue Reading »

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Why It Pays To Be Bilingual

Written on Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 by admin

In case the thrill of learning a second language, having the ability to communicate with people from different cultures and backgrounds and being able to understand film, literature, music and more in another language is just not enough for you, some of the more practical advantages to being bilingual displayed in this infographic might convince… Continue Reading »

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You can’t afford NOT to study abroad

Written on Friday, December 16th, 2011 by admin

In case your motivation to learn a foreign language, immerse yourself in a different culture, travel and discover new truths about yourself and your world is not enough to convince you to study abroad, studies now show that former study abroad students are hot items on the job market. That’s right. The cost of spending… Continue Reading »

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Get to know the art and music that makes Latin America come alive with Performing Arts Abroad

Written on Saturday, December 10th, 2011 by admin

Not interested in a traditional study abroad program? Check out Performing Arts Abroad for a creative alternative. LIVFund supports participants who enroll in Performing Arts Abroad programs in Costa Rica, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. You can study, intern or volunteer abroad with a focus in dance, theater or music. Latin America is a place… Continue Reading »

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Wake up your inner child in Latin America

Written on Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 by admin

What does travel do for YOU? Tell us how you see the world. Share your thoughts about studying, doing an internship or volunteering abroad. Where do you want to go? Apply for a LIVFund Scholarship. …and then go. Fly. Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras,… Continue Reading »

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LIVFund Best Treehugger Pioneer Award: Trash Art takes the cake

Written on Friday, November 18th, 2011 by admin

Meet Priscilla, winner of the LIVFund Best Treehugger Pioneer Award. A member of the CIEE Costa Rica Sustainability and the Environment team, Priscilla has created Trash Art to promote environmental awareness in Monteverde, Costa Rica. She works with students to create practical and artistic products using recycled materials. Priscilla says her project is “a way to… Continue Reading »

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Where are LIVFund applicants going?

Written on Friday, September 23rd, 2011 by admin

Here at LIVFund, we are super excited about all of the applications that have been rolling in from current and prospective students, interns and volunteers! As you might already know, LIVFund offers scholarships in 21 Latin American countries. Namely, Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico,… Continue Reading »

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Volunteer at a Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica

Written on Tuesday, July 12th, 2011 by admin

Have you ever wanted to travel to Costa Rica and volunteer at a sloth orphanage? Watch this video about the Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica and you will be looking up flights to Costa Rica in no time! At the Sloth Sanctuary, you will have the amazing opportunity to learn how to rescue and take… Continue Reading »

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