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Upper Midwest Region
Cross-Cultural Internships

The Upper Midwest region has built long-term relationships with the locations listed below.  These International Campus Partnerships (ICPs) are designed for reciprocal sending, mutual encouragement, and amplified long-term impact.  If you’re from a campus in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, or Wisconsin, you’ll receive first priority for these partnership trips.

Upper Midwest students and staff will most likely attend the Short Term Orientation in Kansas City.

3 Things to Know Before You Apply

1. Please only apply for one trip. If your first choice of a trip doesn't work out, we will contact you to discuss other possible trips or options.

2. To participate in one of our overseas trips, you must be a U.S. citizen or have a green card. If you don't have either of those, please contact us at before applying.

3. After submitting your application, you'll need to send in your application fee based on when your application was submitted: through November 18 is early bird $10; November 19 through December 15 is $30; December 16 through January 20 is late fee $60.

Summer Opportunities for the Upper Midwest Region

World RegionCountry DescriptionDurationTeam SizeTrip CostUS Navigator Region
Caribbean Dominican RepublicDominican Republic - Upper Midwest 2017May 24 - June 197-10$3,200 Upper Midwest
Asia-Pacific JapanSIJ-FukuokaMay 24-July 244-6$5,400 Upper Midwest