Our mission is to create opportunities to experience modern Africa and expose people to the upscale, urban life that is often overlooked in media
These curated experiences are designed by the director of African birthright programs, Bryant Shaw, and guided by local experts, professors, entrepreneurs, and historians. Packages include 8 day itineraries we call Birthright tours and 1-3 months study abroad itineraries referred to as Rites Of Passage.
Birthright Sun People *prices vary
Egypt, North Africa
Birthright Sankofa *prices vary
Ghana, West Africa
Earn college credit while immersing in African culture, interacting with locals, and building lifelong relationships. Our study abroad experiences are designed to help the African diaspora connect to Africans on the continent.
Study Abroad Programs
It is our mission to create opportunities for African descendants to live and study on the African continent. Our study abroad experiences are designed with accredited courses in language and anthropology, volunteer opportunities, and cultural exchanges. We include accommodations in dorms and with host families, homecooked meals and upscale restaurant dining, tours of modern cities and more traditional rural housing, all in order to provide a full and comprehensive view of the motherland. All of our experiences come complete with a rites of passage ceremony to welcome our participants home at long last.
Our experience in West Africa is currently being planned and vetted to meet the high standard experience we wish to provide.
Study Abroad Zanzibar
Mji Mkongwe (Stone Town) Zanzibar is a living world heritage site. As the capital of this East African Island Chain, Old Stone Town represents the peak of Swahili culture. Along with visits to historical sites and tours of mainland Tanzania, our study abroad experience is designed to create real opportunities to interact and build relationships with locals. We'll share meals with families, volunteer with the kids at Fat-Hi International Community School, and celebrate your Rites of Passage ceremony.
Our experience in South Africa is currently being planned and vetted to meet the high standard experience we wish to provide.
Study Abroad Morocco
Morocco is a country with a unique history as the bridge between Europe, Africa, and the Arab world. Rabat, the capital, sits on the northwest coast facing the Atlantic while inland Morocco hosts the Amazigh tribes, as well as the Atlas mountains and the Sahara Desert. Along with visits to historical sites and tours of Morocco, our study abroad experience is designed to create real opportunities to interact and build relationships with locals. We'll share meals with families, volunteer with the school, and celebrate your Rites of Passage ceremony.