Frontier Market Scouts
2. How much does the training cost?


General: $4,000 USD*

The Institute and Middlebury Students: $1,000 USD*

Full and partial merit scholarship rates for the training may be available.

Participants may choose to apply for the training program or both the training and field programs. Participants will receive an FMScouts Professional Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship and Impact Investing endorsed by the program, the Institute, and training center upon successful completion.

There is no fee for the field program, however, participants are normally responsible for transportation to their site location and room and board and additional living costs.

All field assignments include a stipend of at least $250/month.

MIIS students can participate in the program at regular tuition rates (6 units for the training and 6 units for the field program). The program fee is still applied even when registering for academic credits. 

The $500 program deposit is due two weeks after acceptance. 

Click here to view application deadlines. 

*Light breakfast/snacks are provided during the training.