International>Global Opportunities>Think Pacific Summer Placement

Think Pacific Summer Placement

The call to apply for the Think Pacific Fiji programme is now open and will close on the 12th December 2022. You can apply by clicking the following link: Global Opps Application System


Are you interested in completing a one-month volunteering placement in Fiji?  Yes, then the Think Pacific volunteering project is just for you!

The one-month expedition to Fiji contains culture, ethics and unique experiences and is aimed at students who want to learn, contribute, meet like-minded people & challenge themselves.

The volunteering project will allow you will spend 3 and-a-half weeks living at the heart of a traditional Fijian village, whilst working with youths and children across a wide range of project aims.

If you are looking to step outside your comfort zone, embrace new experiences and make a contribution on your next adventure – this expedition could be perfect for you!

 

Project At a Glance...

  • Largest Volunteer Project to the South Pacific.
  • Meaningful one-month programme in the Fiji Islands.
  • In Partnership with the Fijian Government.
  • Complete cultural immersion in rural village.
  • Live with a traditional Fijian family.
  • Work with Fijian young adults and children of your village
  • Develop skills, gain new friendships and make a contribution.


Dates:


Summer - May/June 2023


Deadline:


16th December 2022


What is included in the programme?

Project Fee includes: 

Food, Accommodation, 24/7 in-country support, Weekend adventures, Domestic travel


Who is eligible to apply?

Full time students from any Cardiff Met school
Priority will be given to students form a widening participation background


Cost

  • Expedition Costs: £2145
  • Deposit: £195


Fundraising to support your trip is encouraged and TP will assist in helping you to acquire all the knowledge needed in fundraising for this amazing experience.


Funding: 

Funding for this amazing volunteering experience is available via Turing and Taith.  Email globalopportunities@cardiffmet.ac.uk for more information.