All Nourish students must buy travel insurance through Nourish International in order to work on a Nourish Project. There are no exceptions. We ask that you submit all of your information online 10 weeks before your departure. If a student joins the project at a later date and cannot comply with this deadline, they still must purchase travel insurance. Travel insurance is required to prepare project participants for the unexpected and protect the safety of our students should anything happen over the course of the Project. We sell ISIC premium plan travel insurance.Travel Insurance Registration Pay for Insurance
Frequently Asked Questions
How much will my travel insurance cost?
A one-time initial premium of $125 provides all the coverage listed above for 12 months and pays for your ISIC. There are no additional costs to the student. Since Nourish International is able to purchase these policies wholesale, we are able to offer you a discounted price on these insurance plans. Purchased individually, these plans cost an average of $195 for two months of coverage; your policy costs $125 for 12 months.
How do I buy my travel insurance?
You will be purchasing your policy through Nourish International National Office. In order to file for your policy, we require personal information, project information, a passport-sized photo, and an online payment of $125. Click the blue button above to start your travel insurance registration.
Information you will need to submit
- General personal information (name, email, university, Date of Birth)
- Project information (dates and travel itinerary)
- Health information (immunization history, allergies, medications, primary health insurance info)
- Two emergency contacts
- Social security number
- Credit card billing information
- Small photo
The photo needs to be a headshot, similar to a driver’s license or passport photo. You can take the picture yourself. Please ensure that the picture is high quality, in color and with a clear picture of your face.
I already have health insurance, do I still need this travel insurance?
Yes, all project participants must buy travel insurance through Nourish International. There are no exceptions. ISIC premium plan travel insurance is required to insure that all project participants are protected in the event of medical expenses, trip delay, lost or stolen personal belongings and more.
I joined the project late, do I still need travel insurance?
All Nourish project participants must purchase travel insurance regardless of when they decided to go on the project. It is absolutely required. There are no exceptions. Contact us by email, firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 919-338-2599 if you have any questions.
I attend a different university than the Chapter running the project and am a project participant. Do I still need travel insurance?
All Nourish project participants must purchase travel insurance regardless of what university you attend. It is absolutely required. There are no exceptions. Contact us by email, email@example.com or phone 919-338-2599 if you have any questions.
I’m not participating in a Nourish project, but I am looking for international travel insurance to cover a different trip. Can I buy my ISIC insurance through you?
Definitely! We sell ISIC premium plan insurance throughout the spring, February through May. Contact us by email,firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 919-338-2599 to discuss how you can purchase insurance through Nourish International.
What is travel insurance and why do I need it?
The purpose of travel insurance is to mitigate some of the risks of traveling abroad by transferring the responsibility of unforeseen costs to an insurance company. For a one-time premium payment, you are covered for 1 full year in the event of an accident, lost luggage, and other travel disasters. More information from STA travel on the necessity of buying travel insurance please visit http://www.statravel.com/why-
What costs are covered by ISIC travel insurance?
Travel Insurance will cover you in the event of:
- Emergency medical transportation
- Medical expenses
- Lost luggage and personal effects
- Lost travel documents
- Trip delay
Under this plan, you are provided with worldwide travel and medical assistance via a special 24/7 hotline. Additionally, you will also receive an International Student Identity Card (ISIC), which offers numerous discounts and benefits.
The ISIC Premimum Plan benefits include:
- $100,000 in Medical Expenses$500 in Emergency Dental
$500,000 in Emergency Evacuation
$500 in Travel Delay
$1500 in Trip Interruption
$200 in Baggage Delay
$2,000 in Baggage and Personal Effects (inc. travel documents)
$50,000 in Repatriation of Remains
$25,000 in Accidental Death and Dismemberment- All Other
$100,000 in Air Flight Accident
Travel Medical Assistance included
Worldwide Travel Assistance included
This plan requires no deductible, meaning that if one of these events occur, you won’t have to pay anything out of pocket. The only cost to you is the plan premium, which is the one-time fee paid before your trip.
What does the ISIC card do?
The ISIC also provides:
- Discounts to more than 33,000 locations in 103 countries
- Internationally accepted proof of student status
- Emergency help line