Program Details

As a high school student in Brazil, you will attend a local Brazilian high school while living with a host family for a semester or academic year abroad.
Location:
Brasilia, Brazil
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
High School
Term:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:

As a high school student in Brazil, you will attend a local Brazilian high school while living with a host family for a semester or academic year abroad.

Greenheart Travel's High School Abroad Program provides outgoing students (age 15 - 18) with an opportunity for a unique, rewarding experience that they will remember for a lifetime! Learn Portuguese and stand out on college applications as an exchange student in Brazil.

Program Fee Includes:

  • Roundtrip international airfare from designated gateway airport to destination
  • Host family accommodations and 3 meals per day
  • 20 hours of Portuguese language classes
  • Medical/Accident insurance
  • Support and counseling services from in-country staff
  • 24-hour emergency support
  • Pre-departure cultural orientation (via Skype)
  • Arrival Orientation with Brazilian Local Coordinator
  • Personal assistance from a Greenheart Travel program manager
  • Letter of Recommendation upon request and successful completion of the program
Setting Description:
Students will live with a local host family during their program in Brazil. Placements will be in either Sorocaba City or Bauru City in the Sao Paulo state. Both locations are towns with a population under 650,000 people, with lively city centers and opportunities to get involved in activities outside of school. You will have a chance to get your know community and experience authentic Brazilian culture while being fully immersed in the language.
Cost:
Academic Semester: $9,720 Academic Year: $12,750 Check out our website for our early bird application discounts!

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
Students must: -- Be between 15 and 18 years of age -- Be from the United States or Canada -- Possess a high school cumulative GPA of at least 2.75/4.0 -- Be in great mental* and physical health -- Have a genuine interest in becoming a part of your host family and community

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