Estimated Costs for Volunteer Liaison Engineer

12 months
Roundtrip Flight from the US to Bolivia (varies $1,000 – 1,500) $1,500
Visa and fees $700
Rent for an Apartment (approx. $200/mo to share an apart. double if living alone) $2,400-$4,800
Living Expenses (food, miscellaneous) (Approximately $200/mo) $2,400
Health/Travel Insurance (approximately $2.50/day) $900
Internal Travel within Bolivia (mostly for sight seeing, etc.) (varies) $800
Rough Estimate $8,700-$11,100
$9,000 should easily cover your costs for 12 months if you share an apartment, $12,000 if you live by yourself.