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 http://www.voltra.org/en/volunteer-abroad/how-to-apply/ 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)

Details

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

June

Release of Subsidy to the bank account of eligible participants

Late May - August

Workcamp Period

August - September

Submission of VolTra Report and Photos

September

Post-workcamp debriefing