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Top 9 Travel Insurance for Volunteers Abroad with Abroaderview.org

Trawick International

Travel Insurance - Trawick InternationalTrawick International is a full service insurance provider, with the primary focus of providing students, organizations, scholars, teachers, virtually any travelers with the medical coverage they need when traveling. We dedicate all of our resources to expanding and refining our role as a leader in providing high-quality, affordable study abroad health insurance plans. Our pledge is to deliver a superior insurance product, which offers real economic protection through the broadest network of providers at competitive and stable price. This pledge defines who we are and how we expect to be measured today and in the future. All of our plans either meet or exceed current visa requirements and provide affordable comprehensive coverage for students, scholars, professors and their families or any other travelers worldwide.

ISICare - It's Not Just Insurance

Travel Insurance - ISIC International StudentISICare - It's Not Just Insurance ISICare is ISIC's Study Abroad and International Student Health Plan. ISICare offers all the benefits of the International Student Identity Card (ISIC) with a comprehensive travel medical policy, including but not limited to: Medical Maximums ($500,000), $0 deductible, Emergency Medical Evacuation, Emergency Reunion, Mental Illness Overage, Interscholastic Sports Coverage, Dental Coverage, 24/7/365 worldwide assistance, Plans Priced Per Month Up to 1 Year. All ISICare plans include the benefits of ISIC, the only UNESCO endorsed, globally recognized proof of student status, for 1 full year. Take advantage of ISIC\'s 40,000 discounts, special travel offers from STA Travel, ISIC Prepaid MasterCard, and more.

iNext Travel Card: The Comprehensive Travel Insurance Coverage

iNext Travel Card The Comprehensive Travel Insurance Coverage offers a complete network of both supplemental and comprehensive travel insurance options and emergency assistance services. Benefits are available to anyone 13 years of age and older and are valid for 365 days anywhere you travel outside of the United States. Select from seven levels of coverage all of which are available for an affordable one-time fee. In addition to the excellent insurance and assistance services benefits you will receive, your iNext card also functions as an International ID card and provides additional benefits such as a free international mobile phone and access to various travel discounts.

Travel Insurance Services

Travel Insurance ServiceTravel Insurance Services Medical insurance for students studying outside their home country is available for as little as $38 per month. Coverage is available to international students registered in U.S. schools and U.S. registered students studying outside the U.S. Meets or exceeds the requirements set by The Department of State, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, NAFSA, University International Student Departments, and University Study Abroad programs. Get your student insurance waiver form today.

Volunteer Card

IVC Volunteer CardAny individual taking a trip for the purpose of volunteer organization projects or non-profit organization projects.  *Special note: When filing a claim, you must provide documentation of a round-trip ticket in order for the entire duration of the trip to be covered. If your trip does not have a scheduled return date (i.e. if you have purchased a one-way ticket), IVC insurance covers travel en route to the destination ONLY and does NOT cover the duration of the trip itself or the return trip.

Money Super Market

Money Super MarketIf you are thinking of taking some time out to volunteer abroad, while it's great you will be helping others, you will need to look after yourself first with the right kind of travel insurance.
However, an online search for 'volunteer travel insurance' will not help. This is because theoretically, there is no such thing as volunteers travel insurance - you will need to look for gap insurance instead.

Insure & Away

Insure & AwayInsure & Away can offer a reliable safety net to protect against a whole host of unforeseen circumstances. Our travel policies are designed to ensure both your finances and physical well-being are well-looked after


BANNERTraditional Travel and Emergency Medical Insurance is unlikely to meet your international needs and we recommend that you buy appropriate cover. All of our policies can provide the necessary medical benefits, emergency medical evacuation, repatriation coverage and 24-hour worldwide assistance.

World Nomads

World NomadsWorld Nomads is an Australian company, established to provide more suitable and flexible travel cover for global travellers than standard insurers provide.
World Nomads partners with some of the best insurers in the world to provide unique but financially secure travel insurance to our customers. These include: certain underwriters at Lloyd's, ihi Bupa International, Millstream Underwriting, AIG Insurance Company of Canada and National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa.

Office hours at A Broader View Volunteers are 11:00am to 4:00pm US ET time Monday to Friday. Feel free to contact us anytime 24 hours, 7 days a week. If you ring outside of our office hours, leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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A Broader View Volunteers Corp

Postal address:

  • A Broader View Volunteers
    236 Glen Place
    Elkins Park, PA 19027

Contact Phones:


Since A Broader View Volunteers is a 501c(3) charitable organization, US tax payers' program fees and related travel expenses are tax deductible. Our programs strictly adhere to the IRS requirement that you volunteer/work 8 hours per day, 5 days a week. For questions on tax exemptions refer to IRS publication form 526. Our charity number is 26-0594308. We accept volunteers from all countries, submit a reservation form only if you are ready to follow the 5 step registration in the time line (7 days).

South America - Central AmericaSpecial ProgramsLanguage ImmersionAfrica - Asia

South America / US$
Country 1 Wk 2 Wks 3 Wks 4 Wks 5 Wks 6 Wks 7 Wks 8 Wks 9 Wks 10 Wks 11 Wks 12 Wks

Not included: Flights. Entry Visa. Departure taxes. Vaccinations. Local Transportation. Travel & Health Insurance. Laundry and Internet

Central America / US$
Country 1 Wk 2 Wks 3 Wks 4 Wks 5 Wks 6 Wks 7 Wks 8 Wks 9 Wks 10 Wks 11 Wks 12 Wks
Costa Rica91010251240135514701580------

Not included: Flights. Entry Visa. Departure taxes. Vaccinations. Local Transportation. Travel & Health Insurance. Laundry and Internet

Special Programs / US$
Weeks 2 3 4 5 6
Costa Rica (Sea Turtles)13001490172019502170
Galapagos Islands213523752585--

Language Immersion / US$
Country 1 Week 2 Weeks 3 Weeks 4 Weeks
Costa Rica1070137516851995

Not included: Flights. Entry Visa. Departure taxes. Vaccinations. Local Transportation. Travel & Health Insurance. Laundry and Internet

Africa / US$
Country 1 Wk 2 Wks 3 Wks 4 Wks 5 Wks 6 Wks 7 Wks 8 Wks 9 Wks 10 Wks 11 Wks 12 Wks

Not included: Flights. Entry Visa. Departure taxes. Vaccinations. Local Transportation. Travel & Health Insurance. Laundry and Internet

Africa / US$
Country 1 Week 2 Weeks 3 Weeks 4 Weeks
South Africa890119014901750

Not included: Flights. Entry Visa. Departure taxes. Vaccinations. Local Transportation. Travel & Health Insurance. Laundry and Internet

Asia / US$
Country 1 Wk 2 Wks 3 Wks 4 Wks 5 Wks 6 Wks 7 Wks 8 Wks 9 Wks 10 Wks 11 Wks 12 Wks
Cambodia --125012501490149017801780----
China -900105010501200120013501350----
India -86099011201250138015101640----
Nepal *89010301170131014501590173018702010215022902430
Vietnam -1180138013801580158017801780----

Asia / US$
Weeks 2 3 4
India (Construction)102012301440

Asia / US$
Weeks 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
India Jaipur (Elephant)1000110012001300140015101640

Asia / US$
Weeks 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
China - Mandarin Immersion1390189022902790329037904290

*Nepal: Pre-medical and Medical Volunteers required to pay $100/per month administrative fee which will be added to your invoice.  This fee is collected by ABV and required by all health related placements.
** Nepal Immersion: Any extra week of “accommodation and meals” will be US$210/week, Extra Nepali lessons can be paid locally to the coordinator.

Not included: Flights. Entry Visa. Departure taxes. Vaccinations. Local Transportation. Travel & Health Insurance. Laundry and Internet

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A Broader View Volunteers does not only help student volunteers decide if the health care, teaching, child care, veterinary and many other careers path is right for them, it also opens their eyes to the culture, the needs of those who live in communities with limited resources, and the life-long friendships they will make. For more information about how A Broader View has changed the lives of past volunteers, visit our Testimonials page.

We would like to thank you in advance for the sponsorship that you are making to the volunteers who make us great!

If you are sponsoring a volunteer by check, please follow these instructions:

All checks should be written out to “A Broader View Volunteers Corp”:

A Broader View Volunteers Corp
236 Glen Place
Elkins Park, PA 19027

  1. All checks must be mailed at least 70 days before the trip begins.
  2. All checks must be drawn from a US bank account.
  3. For people from other countries, you can go to the bank and ask for a US check to mail to us.
  4. You will be notified once the check has arrived.

If you have any questions about paying by check or any payment questions in general, call us at 1-866-423-3258 or write to info(at)abroaderview.org

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