Youth Volunteers for Overseas Projects Application Form

YVWS logoThis Scheme allows young people aged 18 – 30 to express their personal commitment through unpaid overseas voluntary service for a period of 2 weeks to 3 months on an approved overseas project with a local registered Voluntary Organisation or a registered International Voluntary Organisation with which a local registered Voluntary Organisation is affiliated or has a working partnership.

Youth Volunteers are given the opportunity to participate in approved overseas projects abroad.  Youth Volunteers will be allocated a €70 weekly allowance, 75% of travelling expenses (flight) and travel and health insurance.

Name of Youth Volunteer
Date of Birth
I.D. Card no.
Home Tel. No.
Mobile No.
E-mail address
Name of Contact Person:(In case of emergency)
Address (In case it is different than that of the YV)
Home Tel. No.
Mobile No.
E-mail address
Name of Voluntary Organisation
(name of registered Voluntary Organisation in charge of the voluntary overseas project)
Overseas Voluntary Project
(indicate name of Overseas Voluntary Project and a brief description)
Location of Overseas Voluntary Work
Number of weeks
(not less than 2 weeks and not more than 3 months)
Period in which YV prefers to undertake Voluntary Work
(indicate specific period – from month x to month y)
Skills/Competences of YV
Past Experience in overseas projects
Other Comments