[ID:0197] A simple online search will quickly reveal just how many international program opportunities are available to you.
No matter whether you’re pursuing an internship, volunteer term, teaching placement or work-study experience, chances are you’ll have to put together an application.
This is a particularly important process for those who want to work with an NGO or other non-profit, since competition for volunteer positions can be stiff. For experiences like voluntourism or work-study a comprehensive application may not be required but we still recommend going through the process outlined below.
Self-evaluation is a crucial part of every application process! Schedule some time to sit down and assess your strengths, weaknesses and motivations. We recommend doing this first step in writing. This process is enlightening and will help you create a stand-out application and speak confidently about yourself.
International programs, particularly volunteer programs, thrive on the passion of...