Sample Program Fees
Per Person Pricing
All of our short term programs are fully customized. Based on the size of the group, time of year, lodging options, add-ons, and other considerations, fees will vary. These are only average estimates for basic programs. Program fees include food, lodging, ground transportation*, cultural and recreational activities, and an on-site staff person. All programs – with the exception of domestic programs – include travel, trip, and evacuation insurance. All fees additionally include a contribution to a community partner organization, which typically takes place through the purchase of building materials, stipends for speakers, or other general operating donations.
Our Standard Per Participant Fees, based on a minimum of 10 participants:
|Site||7 Days||10 Days||14 Days|
|Trinidad & Tobago**||$1,900||$2,300||$2,750|
Costs for group leaders, faculty, and/ or other chaperones can be incorporated into participant program fees upon request.
We are in the process of reviewing the standard fees for several sites. If you don’t see standard short-term program fees for the site you’re interested in, please contact the Amizade site liaison for more information. You can find their contact information on that site’s program page.
*In the Navajo Nation, Pittsburgh, Puerto Rico, and Appalachia participants must provide their own ground transportation.
*Standard budget for Washington DC is based on hostel fees and groups preparing their own meals. Hotel stay and dining out will be an additional cost.
** 7-day programs to Poland do not include travel to Berlin, Germany. 7-day programs to Trinidad do not include travel to Tobago.
**Standard programs to Ghana do not include travel to Kumasi.
Please note that Amizade goes to great lengths to ensure that over 80% of fees go directly to program costs. Less than 20% of fees go to administration. Group Program fees can be paid by check mailed to our office. Payments made with a credit card via our website will incur a 3% processing fee.
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