Apply Now for Miner Challenge Alternative Break Program!

Applications are now open for the Miner Challenge Alternative Break Program! Through Miner Challenge, students engage in immersive volunteer experiences across the U.S. and Internationally. Participants bond with a small team throughout the year while they develop leadership skills, gain awareness of social issues, and work to improve communities. The experience culminates with an alternative break service trip that lasts between 5-10 days.

Our 2017-2018 experiences include:

Rural Education: Teach a child, transform a community
Managua, Nicaragua | January 3013, 2018 | $825

Veterans and Military Families: Examining the lingering effects of war on the homefront
Hill Country, TX | March 24-31, 2018 | $300

Local Hunger: Supporting sustainable food systems in food deserts
Lynchburg, VA | March 24-31, 2018 | $300

Human Trafficking and Refugee Crisis: Uncovering the silent problem in our own backyards
Dallas, TX | March 24-31, 2018 | $300

Environmental Conservation: Investigating human impact on natural systems
Jackson, TN | March 25-29, 2018 | $200

Apply now on OrgSync!
International Applications close Monday, September 11th at 11:59pm.
Domestic Applications close Thursday, September 21st at 11:59pm.

Please visit our website minerchallenge.mst.edu to learn more about our program!

Questions? Contact Jake Hale jmhy96@mst.edu or Elizabeth Oberley eaopq4@mst.edu

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