Alternative Breaks Program FAQs

When is the application for Spring Break 2021 going to be posted?

The application will go live in November 2020 and will be due January 2021. Please sign up here to receive email updates about the application.

When will we know whether ABP is going to travel for in-person immersion or be hosted virtually?

Please follow our COVID-19 page for updates on travel and health safety.

How much does ABP cost for participants?

Since all immersions are virtual this year, all immersions are FREE to participants. When travel resumes, we will return to our subsidized-fee and scholarship model.

Who can I contact to discuss partnering with ABP?

Please email for partnership questions and requests.

What do I need to bring?

Since we’re virtual this year, you just need to bring yourself! You will receive a list of recommended items (journal, etc) when you’re accepted to an immersion. If you have questions or concerns about your wifi connection, please email