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Undergraduate Funding Options for Latin America/Caribbean

LACS Global Summer Internships

Ecuador Crossroads
Application Deadline: February 1, 2024

Latin American and Caribbean Studies is sending interns to in-person internships this summer in Ecuador. Ranging from six to eight weeks, these opportunities connect students with our global partners.


To apply, you must be:

  • A rising sophomore, junior, or senior at Cornell.
  • In good academic standing with a cumulative 3.0 GPA minimum and no unresolved disciplinary charges or sanctions.
  • Enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at the time of the internship.

Global Development Summer Experience Grant (SEG) awardees are eligible and encouraged to apply for summer internships in Ecuador. Please note, any Global Development Fellows will need to do their internship for eight weeks in length. 

Learn More about LACS Internships

Senior Thesis Winter or Summer Research

Open, contact the Program Manager at

Course Extension Travel Stipends for Winter and Summer Courses

Course extension travel stipend is open for the following winter course: BIOEE 2641, Tropical Field Ornithology in the Dominican Republic, with Professor Andre Dhondt.

For any other winter or summer courses, please contact the Program Manager at

Apply for the Course Extension Travel Stipend