Here are the GESI basics:
What: GESI students design and implement a community development project with their host community and a small interdisciplinary team of talented students from across the country.
Who: Any undergraduate or recent graduate seeking hands-on field experience with comprehensive academic preparation.
Where: Bolivia, the Dominican Republic & Haiti, Nicaragua, India, South Africa, or Uganda.
When: June 17- August 24, 2013.
Why: So many reasons!
• Meaningful cultural immersion through homestays
• Two full Northwestern course credits (the equivalent of 6 semester hours)
• On-the-ground professional experience
• Lifelong friendships with passionate students from around the country
Spend your summer working with communities abroad, gaining professional experience, and creating lasting change.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until April 1st. Spaces are filling up fast, so apply today to secure your spot in your first choice country location.
More information can be found on our website: www.gesi.northwestern.edu. To see examples of student projects from previous years, visit our facebook page and look at the albums.
Apply online at www.gesi.northwestern.edu/application-process.