What would you like to do?
Here are our featured projects:
Planet Heroes, Brazil
Inspired by the Heroes’ Journey, develop kids to see that they are the heroes of the planet and they have the required 'superpower' to transform their educational environment, house and neighbourhood.Apply here
Morning Sunshine, Indonesia
Teach junior high and high school students English as well as present the importance of ocean conservation and sustainability, as you will be located in The Thousand Islands.Apply here
Hakuna Matata, Uganda
Help orphans and disabled children to have the right of education, from culture to English, Mathematics and writing. Fundraise and ensure they have a safe home.Apply here
WHY VOLUNTEER ABROAD
Volunteer abroad in NGOs on projects that contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals. Tackle pressing global issues to create positive impact in local societies.
Grow and develop through practical experiences and learning-by-doing. Develop self-awareness and a solution-oriented mindset, whilst improving your ability to empower others and become a true young leader.
Be a local in an unknown environment and experience new cultures by working in an adverse and cross-cultural team. Step out of your comfort zone and broaden your horizon!
6 STEPS TO VOLUNTEER
Start creating your account when you sign up on aiesec.co.uk. A representative will get in touch with you, alternatively you can start exploring for opportunities on opportunities.aiesec.org right after signing up.
Apply for a project
Once your profile is complete, start applying for opportunities on opportunities.aiesec.org. To maximise your chance of success, we advise you apply for more than one project opportunity. On average, we recommend you to apply for 5 projects.
Pay our administration fee of £450
Once you have been accepted onto your project, log in to your account at http://opportunities.aiesec.org. Find your chosen project under “My Applications”. Sign the Acceptance Note (AN). If you haven’t, fill in the Leadership Development Assessment (LDA) survey. Click the “Pay now” link which will redirect you to our payment portal
Attend Outgoing Preparation Seminar
We organise Outgoing Preparation Seminars in various regions of the UK to ensure you are well-prepared for your trip. Collect your Exchange Participant care pack, find out about safety measures and align your expectations in this seminar.
It’s time to kickstart your journey! As flight price is not included in our administration fee, we recommend you book your flight between 27 and 114 days before you are set to depart.