Application (2016 intake)

Lingnan students who wish to apply for VolTra short-term workcamps (meaning less than 4 weeks) please submit the application to VolTra directly. Please read the "How to Apply" section of VolTra's website at for the application procedure and cost before your submit the application.

For Lingnan students who wish to apply for the 4-12 weeks long workcamps with subsidy from the University, you must follow the following procedures:

1. Complete and submit the following documents (in hard copy) to the Student Services Centre no later than 5:00pm on 4 March 2016 (Friday).
    a. VolTra Application Form (with at least 3 tentative workcamp choices)
    b. VolTra Supplementary Form (with a passport size recent photo)
    c. University Web Transcript
    d. CV / Resume 

2. Book an interview appointment with SSC when you submit your application. The interview will be on 10 March 2016.

3. Attend the interview punctually. No make-up interview will be arranged for late comers / absentees.


Timeline for Workcamp Application with Subsidy

Timeline (2016)


Late January

Workcamp Application with Subsidy Open

February 18

Information & Sharing Session 
(* Please refer to the details to be announced via Career News)

March 4 (Fri) by 5:00pm

Application Deadline

March 10

Selection Interview

By March 18

Announcement of Interview Result

Late March – Early May

- Shortlisted Applicants revise workcamp choices and application documents

- Confirmation of Workcamp Offer by VolTra and workcamp organization

- Travel Insurance arrangement and other pre-departure preparation

On the week of May 16 (Tentative)

Pre-departure Briefing


Release of Subsidy to the bank account of eligible participants

Late May - August

Workcamp Period

August - September

Submission of VolTra Report and Photos


Post-workcamp debriefing