The Atlantis Project brings pre-health undergraduate students for 5-week and 10-week summer programs in the Canary Islands (Spain) and the Azores Islands (Portugal). We also have slots for a few nursing and medical students. Atlantis Fellows intern at public hospitals, see the European healthcare system from the inside, and improve language skills; some also contribute to the islands by teaching English to community members. Atlantis Fellows:
- gain an international perspective on healthcare,
- discern whether a health career is right for them,
- and help fine-tune their precise career interest.
In 2013 our undergraduates came from over 60 universities including 7 of the top 11 universities in the world: Yale, Princeton, Stanford, Berkeley, U. Chicago, Oxford, and Cambridge. 2014 is our 7th year. We also run a 3-week January program in the Canary Islands.
We are still accepting applications on a rolling basis for summer 2014! Applications will be accepted until no later than mid- to late-March but we may close applications earlier depending on numbers (we will update our website when we close). If you are applying, please do so at your earliest convenience.
For more information, please visit: http://atlantis-project.org/ or Facebook.com/AtlantisProject