2018 CRP Participant Cohort Application Apply Here!

About The 2018 Application


  • Applications are open now!
  • Application asks for a current resume or list of achievements
  • Selected applicants are invited to an interview- Mid November
  • Final notifications are sent- late Nov./Early Dec.

Program Quick Facts

Program Dates: Winter 2018-Spring 2018

Program Costa: $1,500 * paid in installments; payment plans & funding options available

 Participants/Staff Involved in Trip

  • 14 Student Participants
  • 1 Student Coordinator assisting with program academics
  • 1 Student Coordinator assisting with social media and outreach
  • 1 staff member serving as Program Director
  • 2 staff member serving as the Program Coordinator

Required Program Retreat

Our CRP overnight retreat will be held January 12th-14th, 2018 and is aimed to facilitate positive team development and introduce students to concepts on sustainability and build cultural competency.



In-Country Time Costa Rica


costa rica program10 days in Costa Rica over Spring Break 2018 visiting a rural farm town (Mastatal) and a coastal community (Hacienda Baru).  While in Costa Rica, students conduct research on a topic they select during winter quarter.

Academic ComponentThe author with student Isaac at the primary school

  • Total: 6 units of academic credit
  • 2 units winter quarter, 4 units spring quarter
  • 100 hours of civic engagement/work


For questions, please email Kabria Allen-Ziaee at kabriaa@uci.edu 


Questions? Contact the CRP Leadership Team!


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