• Volunteer at a summer camp in Russia for 4 or 8 weeks between June and August
  • Be a camp counselor – teach children ages 7 to 17
  • Immerse yourself in the culture while learning the Russian language
  • Meet new people and make friends from cultures and countries all over the world
Camp Counselors Russia

Benefits and Costs

What You Get

CCUSA will provide the following benefits to help make your experience a success.

    • A unique educational work travel program
    • Processing of your Russian visa
    • Placement at a Russian camp with full room and board with another international counselor
    • Choice of work location in Russia
    • Staff handbook
    • Pre-departure Skype Meeting or Phone Session
    • Round trip flights from New York/JFK to Moscow/SVO included. (Your round trip domestic flight to New York/JFK is not included.)
    • Airport pickup in Moscow, overnight Orientation Session in Moscow, including room and board and city tour
    • Free welcome banquet and excursion in Moscow (typically Red Square, Lenin's Tomb, St. Basil’s Cathedral, the Theatre, Moscow Circus, or something similar)
    • Round trip transportation between Moscow and your Russian camp
    • Pocket money from the camp 
    • Support throughout the program through offices in your home country and Moscow

What You Pay

2016 Program Fees (Subject to change)

The table below displays the fees for the Camp Counselors Russia program.

Camp Counselors Russia (4 and 8 week options)
4 week program fee with economy insurance $2,815
4 week program fee with premium insurance $2,850
8 week program fee with economy insurance $2,915
8 week program fee with premium insurance $2,950

CCUSA offers an international travel insurance policy. CCUSA insurance coverage is mandatory. For more information, download the insurance policy: