*Note: Adult leaders are (21+) for all programs

Village (Age 11)

2 boys / 2 girls / 1 leader of either gender.

San Salvador, El Salvador

June 29 – July 26, 2018
Program #: V-2018-015

Cendrawasih, Indonesia

July 1 – July 28, 2018
Program #: V-2018-026

Mexico City, Mexico – NEW DATES!

July 13 – August 9, 2018
June 29 – July 26, 2018
Program #: V-2018-034

Application Instructions
Application for Village
Financial Aid Application

Interchange (Age 12-13)

3 boys / 3 girls / 1 leader of either gender.

Interchange with Peru

USA hosts delegation from Peru July 15, 2018 – July 30, 2018.
USA delegation travels to Peru December 26, 2018 – January 9, 2019.

Application Instructions
Application for Interchange
Financial Aid Application

Step Up (Age 14 or 15)

Building leadership skills.

Darmstadt, Germany

July 6 – July 28, 2018
Age: 14
2 boys / 2girls / 1 leader of either gender
Program #: C-2018-014

Application Instructions
Application for Step Up
Financial Aid Application

Junior Counselor (Age 16 or 17)

Cendrawasih, Indonesia

Dates: July 1 – July 28, 2018
Age: 16-17
1 female delegate
Program #: V-2018-026

Austin/San Antonio, USA

Dates: June 22 – July 20th 2018
Age: 16-17
1 male delegate
Program #: V-2018-052

Application Instructions
Application for Junior Counselor
Financial Aid Application

Youth Meeting

Individual or delegation – depending on age of the delegates.

 Hong Kong

June 29 – July 13, 2018
Age: 16-18
Program #: Y-2018-030

US National Camp Pittsburg, PA

July 15 – July 29, 2018
Age: 16-18
Program #:

Jacksonville, USA

December 27, 2018 – January 3, 2019
Age: 16-18
Program #: Y-2018-058

Application Instructions
Application for Youth Meeting
Financial Aid Application

Seminar (Age 17 or 18)

If you are a 17 or 18 year old interested in applying for a 2018 seminar camp, please note there is a new selection process where you will send an application to a National Selection Committee who will select delegates for ALL US seminar invitations.  The new seminar application can be found in the link here and the fact sheet here.
For assistance with the application process, please contact Kay Freyberger here.

Adult Leaders (Age 21 or over)

Adult leaders will be needed for the following opportunities – Village, Interchange, and Step Up.

Application Instructions
Application for Adult Leader
Financial Aid Application

International People’s Project (IPP’s)

Ages 19-99

Upcoming IPPs

Visit CISV International for upcoming International Peoples Projects.

Program Age Requirements!

CISV International provides age appropriate, educationally based Programs. Therefore, Delegates must be the required age listed at least one day between June 1 and August 31 for summer programs or December 1 and January 31 for winter programs to be eligible to apply. Leaders must be 21 by the day they depart for their program.

2018 Program Fees* / ESTIMATES / Subject to Change:

  • $3850 Village, Interchange and Step Up (includes transportation)
  • $1800 Youth Meeting Individual 2 Weeks adn Seminar
  • $1500 Youth Meeting Individual 8-day
  • $1600 Junior Counselor
    *Need-based financial aid available

CISV is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, independent, non-political volunteer organization.

CISV is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, independent, non-political volunteer organization. We are a global community of dedicated volunteers, creating opportunities for all ages to experience the excitement and enrichment of cultural diversity through our educational programs. We are founded on our belief that peace is possible through friendship – and that the real difference can be made by starting with the children.

Questions???? Please contact us! We’d be glad to help.

Mary Herrington at cincinnati@cisvusa.org for questions about CISV regulations and local chapter
Julie Bassett at julielbassett3@gmail.com for questions about application and selection process
Karen Huelsman at dakahehajo@gmail.com for recruiting questions, new applicants, more information about programs