Opportunities for graduate and field schools, jobs, internships, fellowships, campus events and more. Most of the programs listed here have contacted the SOAN Department at Carleton specifically seeking participation from Carleton Sociology & Anthropology students.


February 17, 2016

Operation Groundswell is a non-profit organization that runs international volunteering programs, focusing on social justice issues and working alongside local activists, organizations, and communities. We are looking for globally conscious and socially active students who want to spend their summer exploring some of the most complex and beautiful countries in the world! 

If you're into cultural exchange, meaningful community service, and off-the-beaten path adventure, apply by our early bird deadline on February 29th!

Space is limited.


*Financial assistance is available for all students on five- and six-week programs.

Check out where we go: 



Summer programs are open in the following countries and regions:

India – Education or Gender Rights

 Southeast Asia – Conservation or Youth Empowerment

Middle East – Human Rights

Ghana – Global Health

Tanzania – Social Innovation

Uganda: Development or Youth Empowerment

Guatemala – Fair Trade Justice, Human Rights, or Peace & Conflict

Peru – Environment

Can’t travel in the summer? Join us for our alternative breaks in the spring!