IVHQ Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer Abroad Scholarship

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IVHQ Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer Abroad Scholarship

Award Amount: AU$1000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm (PST)

Winner Announcement: September 20, 2017

Brief Description:

At International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ), they’re proud to enable volunteers with the opportunity to support the protection and conservation of our natural environment and species in 20 destinations around the world.They believe in the future where any traveler, anywhere in the world is empowered to make a meaningful difference in the community they are visiting, and they take pride in making this happen. That’s why they are glad to announce the IVHQ Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer Abroad Scholarship. The volunteer abroad scholarship is open to anyone of any nationality who is over the age of 18 with a passion for conservation and wildlife.

Host Institution:

International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ) was launched in July 2007 by Executive Director, Dan Radcliffe, following a trip abroad backpacking and volunteering in Africa. Since launching in 2007, IVHQ has established itself as the world’s premier volunteer travel organization, operating in 30+ countries throughout the world.IVHQ’s mission is to change the face of volunteer travel.

Eligibility:

  • Anyone of any nationality with a passion for conservation and wildlife.You need to come with a willingness to learn and get out of your comfort zone while being immersed in a new country and culture alongside other international volunteers.
  • The applicant must be 18 years of age or older at the closure of applications (13 September 2017 at 7:00 pm PST) and hold a valid passport with at least 6 months validity.
  • Employees of International Volunteer HQ, Global Travel Academy Limited (NZBN 9429041113516) (Global Travel Academy) and WorldNomads.com Pty Limited (ABN 62127485198) (World Nomads) and their subsidiaries and affiliated companies, and members of their immediate families or households are ineligible to apply for this scholarship.

Instructions for Applying:

To start your scholarship application, simply browse and select the wildlife or conservation volunteer project that you would like to join, and then complete the scholarship application form. The link is: https://www.volunteerhq.org/ivhq-scholarships/#1

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the following:

  • IVHQ Registration Fee and 2-week IVHQ Program Fee
  • AU$1000 to be used solely on flights to the chosen IVHQ Program and travel insurance from World Nomads for the 2-week duration of the IVHQ Program
  • The ‘Certificate in International Volunteering’ online course from Global Travel Academy

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.volunteerhq.org/ivhq-scholarships/