Interested in working with us in person? We are seeking passionate, adventurous, and collaborative individuals to join our team during Festival Somos Mar this June and October.
We offer a high-quality internship experience that is designed for people who are excited to be involved with our organization and will work to carry out the C2C mission. We are a close-knit team of highly qualified individuals spanning various professions and are searching for well-rounded, eager, adaptable interns interested in learning about and experiencing Peru. We would appreciate applicants who have experience in the roles listed below. However, we work to create a learning environment. Thus, positions are not strictly limited to experienced individuals.
This incredible two-week experience will include a wide array of activities and opportunities for personal and professional learning, growth, and connection building. This educational internship experience focuses on fostering a deeper understanding and curiosity in participants related to sustainability, co-creation, education, environmental activism, art, audio-visual work, and an appreciation of natural spaces. Through our holistic approach, this program will cater to the specific interests and goals of our interns, certain activities will be decided on through a collaborative process with Coast 2 Coast and participants.
Interns will experience Festival Somos Mar by observing and participating in interactive workshops and educational lessons related to sustainability in small-scale fishing communities. Participants will learn about the history and practices of artisanal fisheries in Perú through a fishing trip led by a local fisherman. Additionally, there will be opportunities to surf, scuba dive, try local Peruvian cuisine, visit various beaches and small reefs, explore nearby towns, and overall further experience life on the vibrant Northern coast of Perú!
As a first step on your journey to Perú, please fill out the application for this program. There will be an interview process following the submission of your application as a way for us to start to get to know you and ensure this opportunity is right for you!
Please feel free to include any questions in the application or reach out to us by email. Apply now for an epic, incredibly unique Peruvian experience!
This two-week program in Los Órganos with C2C will cost 1,200 USD. Fees are payable to Paypal. Fees must be paid, at the latest, by June 5th. Please contact us with any questions about program fees and payment.
Included with your fee:
Coast 2 Coast swag
Access to our unique seminar series
One-on-one mentorship with Coast2Coast team members
Food and housing accommodations while in Peru
Transportation from Talara and throughout the internship experience
* Flights to Peru are not included with the program fee and must be purchased independently.
* Before embarking on this adventure, we kindly remind you that it is your responsibility to take care of your own health and travel insurance. It is important that you ensure you have adequate coverage that includes medical expenses, emergency evacuation, and repatriation in the event of an unforeseen circumstance.
Join us from 12-24 October 2023 on the Marañon River in Perú! Stay tuned for more details about this incredible opportunity! Check out the video below from last year's Talleres Somos Ríos.