Research & Internships

Internship Opportunities

Internships are a powerful tool that provide you with hands-on experience in a specific field and enhance your resume in today’s competitive working world.  We offer project-based team or individual internships, with the option of integrating academic modules and Spanish classes.  Experienced supervisors support and guide students throughout their internship with the Monteverde Institute. For more information please visit the following links:

MVI Internship Program

Internships depend on the availability of the supervisors, therefore if you are interested please write to check options. 

Monteverde Institute student and intern project examples.

These internships require funding. For more information about prices, please access the following link: Modules and Pricing

How to apply: Apply by completing the following and sending it to lzuniga@mvinstitute.org:

  1. Cover letter of interest
  2. Curriculum vitae / resume
  3. Application form 
  4. Two letters of recommendation
  5. Application fee: $50.  You can do it through Paypal, paypal@mvinstitute.org. Or by sending out a check to “Asociación Instituto Monteverde” and sending it to:

Instituto Monteverde Internship ProgramApartado 69-5655
Monteverde, Puntarenas, Costa Rica 

Note: Applications will not be considered until the application fee is received. Please allow two weeks for checks to arrive.  Must be 18 or older to apply.

Immediate requirements upon acceptance:

1- Copy of international health insurance policy
2- Copy of valid passport that does not expire within 6 months of the date of your arrival 

For more information about applying, please contact us at:
lzuniga@mvinstitute.org, Tel. (506) 2645-5053

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