Volunteers Colombia and Heart for Change

Volunteers Colombia and Heart for Change

In recognition of their shared goals for international education and responsible global citizenship, Volunteers Colombia/Heart for Change and SIT Graduate Institute have partnered to provide benefits to students and alumni of both institutions.


  • SIT Graduate Institute will provide up to five (5) competitive $5,000 scholarships to current and past volunteers from Volunteers Colombia or Heart for Change, given that they meet SIT’s eligibility requirements.
  • Volunteers Colombia will reserve two to three (2–3) fully funded, yearlong program positions for SIT Graduate Institute students entering the practicum or portfolio phase.


  • Volunteers Colombia/Heart for Change alumni or current volunteers who have successfully completed a teaching period and have been accepted into an SIT master’s degree program are eligible for a $5,000 scholarship.
  • SIT Graduate Institute students enrolled in the practicum or portfolio phase are eligible to apply for a program position with Volunteers Colombia or Heart for Change.