There are a few possibilities for spending a summer, semester, or extended internship in Nicaragua . Programs range from biological fieldwork at remote research stations to language training and social justice programs. You’ll find additional listings at www.studyabroad.com .
World Leadership School (www.worldleadershipschool.org ), based in Denver, Colorado, has extensive experience with international travel, leadership training, and managing student groups overseas and sometimes offers trips for teens in Nicaragua.
On La Isla de Ometepe , near the village of San Ramón Estación Biológica de Ometepe (www.lasuerte.org ) is a biological field station frequented by student groups and researchers from all over the world.