The EIL Explore programme supports participants with an interest in global issues to travel abroad for the purpose of volunteering, cultural immersion, or language education through a variety of awards. This year Explore is celebrating 25 years and will sponsor 40 FUNDED overseas learning opportunities to applicants on a variety of issues / topics.
Under 18 awards:
4 Weeks Intercultural Exchange
- Japan Award x 1
- Ecuador Award x 1
- International Summer School (Cork Life Centre) x 2
2 Weeks Youth Activist Programme
- Vermont Awards x 5
3 Months Education Intercultural Exchange
- Secondary School in Europe x 4
Over 18 years:
2 Week Intercultural Exchange
- Hong Kong Exchange (Foróige) x 10
8 Weeks Volunteer Programme
- Cork Institute of Technology Award x 3
- Mexico Award x 1
- Access Student Award x 5
- Mature Student Award x 2
- NUIG ALIVE Award x 2
- Global Awareness Programme x 4
These awards are targeted primarily at:
- People who under ordinary circumstances would not have the opportunity to travel abroad for social or financial reasons.
- People who are active volunteers in their own communities.
The deadline for applications is 12pm, 6th December 2019.