You must be at least 18 years or older on the 1st of June 2020 to be eligible for this award.
EIL Explore is a programme of funded overseas intercultural learning opportunities. The Global Awareness Programme offers participants the chance to become better global citizens while learning more about different cultures, themselves, and their own community. The aim of the Global Awareness Programme is to support people who have a history of voluntary involvement in their school, college or their community. This award also has a large focus on the Sustainable Development Goals. EIL wants to give these people an experience beyond tourism, an experience that encourages open mindedness, global awareness and self improvement.
What is it?
The Global Awareness Programme is an exciting training, volunteering, and awareness raising project focusing on the new UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
What is involved?
Implement an awareness raising campaign in Ireland around your SDG
Complete a GOLD Global Citizen Award raise awareness about global social justice issues
Accommodation and meals during volunteer project
Pre-departure information and support & Insurance
In-country airport transfers, orientation & support from experienced staff
What’s not included?
This is a co-funded programme and each participant will be asked to raise €1000 towards their costs.