Welcome to PUTNEY STUDENT TRAVEL
High School and Middle School Summer Programs Abroad Since 1951
For 64 years, Putney Student Travel has offered high school and middle school students the opportunity and insight to shape their world through travel, unique cultural engagement, friendship, and fun. Our summer programs for high school and middle school students include community service, language immersion, adventure travel, pre-college enrichment, and global awareness.
We believe that an essential component of every young person’s education is passionate engagement with the world in the company of carefully selected peers–an experience that goes far beyond looking out the window of a teen tour bus. We offer summer programs in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, Africa and Oceania.
Putney Student Travel leaders and Putney Pre-College instructors come from all walks of life. They distinguish themselves in fields ranging from the arts and athletics to journalism, law, medicine, and international development. Collectively, our leaders from Summer 2013 held degrees from … Continue reading
Based in the lively cultural capital of Havana, this program allows participants to witness history in the making as the long freeze in Cuba – U.S. relations begins to thaw. Explore this fascinating, rapidly changing country through the lens of a field-based workshop, emphasizing active engagement and interaction with the Cuban people.
Check out our general Putney Student Travel video, featuring interviews with students, leaders, and Directors Jeff and Governor Peter Shumlin.