Do you want to help the community?
Do you want to support solidarity and cooperation projects in Europe?
Then join Interreg Volunteer Youth as...
Interreg Project Partner
help with the implementation of current Interreg projects focusing on specific aspects or difficulties to be solved in fields such as solidarity projects, people to people projects, cross-border health projects, community-based projects, projects focusing on the social dimension of European Territorial Cooperation;
be deployed in the territory of one of the Interreg projects beneficiary.
Support and visibility through volunteering are the leitmotiv of this initiative.
Cool - I am interested! But is my profile suitable to become an Interreg Project Partner?
Young people from any EU country and other partner countries between 18 and 30 years old can apply to become an Interreg Project Partner. Just check that you have the right competences and interest to best support the project you would like to volunteer for. Volunteering is about helping someone by putting your skills at the benefit of a specific goal - in this case, the Interreg project activities. Based on the placement offers, specific skills are key to make IVY a valuable experience for all sides involved.
STEP 1: Pre-selection of candidates
The coordinating organisation (AEBR) shares suitable profiles with the host organisation. The profiles are chosen for each offer taking into account the host organisation's specific needs in terms of language skills and other competences which are essential to be able to support the implementatio of the project.
STEP 2: Selection of the volunteer
The host organisation chooses the succesful candidate(s) by setting up interviews with all or some of the pre-selected candidates.
So which degree or previous experience can give me more chances to become an Interreg Project Partner?
Given the variety of Interreg activities (from the education and culture fields, to the health and environment ones, and so on), all types of backgrounds are welcome to become an Interreg Project Partner. Whether your particular background is suitable or not it will depend on the specific offer you would like to be matched with.