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Honors Alternative Spring Break to Belize, 12-19 March 2015

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Fulfill your Ready for the World requirement and this year’s community service hours over Spring Break! We will be working on a sustainable farm in San Ignacio, Belize for a developing orphanage, constructing earth-bag structures for housing. Additional activities include visiting Mayan ruins in Guatemala, horseback riding, and local tours.

Housing: All participants will be housed at a home-stay with the Belizean family in San Ignacio, Belize who run and operate the sustainable farm and work project.

Airfare: Students will need to pay for their own airfare in addition to the price of the trip. Once a final selection of attendees has been confirmed, an airfare recommendation will be made to students. 

Priority deadline for application is October 26.

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Estimated cost
$1,250 plus airfare
Fee includes three meals per day, all ground transportation, and lodging with a Belizean family.

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$100 discount if accepted students confirm by December 1!

A $300 deposit will need to be made by December 1st to secure a spot on the trip.

Limited spots available. Students must apply. Interested students can contact Honors Graduate Assistant, Kevin Webster, at honorsga1@utk.edu with questions.

Honors & Scholars Success Group Sign-Up

  • Please list other available times during the week when you would be available to meet. We would like to determine a time that is mutually beneficial to the most students. *Please complete this even if you are available during the suggested Wednesday time block.

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