On behalf of all of our students and staff, we thank you very much for choosing the Cloud Forest School/Centro de Educacion Creativa. Those before you have worked hard to build this school and you will be part of a global family devoted to the CFS/CEC and its students. We pledge to do our best to ensure that your stay with us is a rewarding, educational, and fulfilling experience for everyone involved. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any additional questions during the application process and pre-departure arrangements.
Includes: Homestay placement with CEC family (private room, 3 meals/day, laundry once per week), Spanish classes twice per week (1 hour sessions) on campus at the CEC during internship, 1 excursion in the Monteverde zone, professional development workshops, school t-shirt, transportation to/from school daily, orientation, project supervision, support, and farewell reunion. Depending on university partnership, the program might also offer: ground transportation to/from airport, one month of intensive Spanish instruction at a local language institute and an extended weekend trip to Nicaragua to renew tourist visa.
You will be notified of acceptance within two weeks of the receipt of your completed application. Upon acceptance, we will begin planning your living and travel arrangements and responsibilities.
TO APPLY, PLEASE SEND:
- Internship Application
- Letter of Intent (1 page)
- Letters (2) of Recommendation
- Copy of front page of passport
- Academic Plan
- College transcript
- Registration Fee ($75.00)*
*These fees are payable by cheque, credit card or wire transfer. Please make cheques payable to: Asociación Centro de Educación Creativa, and mail to: Centro de Educación Creativa; Apdo 23-5655; Monteverde, Puntarenas; COSTA RICA. Please ask Program Coordinator for details on long-distance credit card authorizations and wire transfers.