Social Action and Integrative Learning
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Applications and Information

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Application Process

For Participants: 

To Apply for Spring 2017 click here

Participant Application Deadline for Spring 2017 Trips: October  23, 2016 

Application Deadline for Summer 2017 Trips: February 2017

For Trip Leaders:

If you are interested in leading an Alternative Break Trip, you must complete the AB Trip Leader online application and submit any additional documents to Stuart McDonald at smcdon11@masonlive.gmu.edu.

To complete the trip leader application, click the "Apply Now" button below.  Applications are due August 19, 2016.

For Learning Partners:

If you are interested in being a learning partner for an Alternative Break Trip, please complete the AB Learning Partner online application.

Important Dates and Deadlines

September 19, 2016: Application available

October 21, 2016: Application Deadlines for Participants

October 22-23: Trip Leader Retreat

Required for all Trip Leaders, Executive Board Members, & Learning Partners

November 5, 2016: Welcome Orientation

* Required for all Participants, Trip Leaders, Exective Board Members, & Learning Partners

Trip Meetings: 

* Required for all Participants & Trip Leaders.  Teams will meet individually 6-8 times for pre-trip education and training on a weekly basis. Team leaders will inform participants about your individual team meetings.

February 2017: Application Deadline for Summer Trips

TBD: Spring Break Orientation

* Required for all Participants, Trip Leaders, Executive Board Members, & Learning Partners

March 11-19, 2017: Spring Break Trips!

TBD: Reorientation & Celebration

*Required for all Participants, Trip Leaders, Executive Board Members, & Learning Partners

 

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