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Have you read through the information on our web site and been inspired to contribute your time and efforts to empowering children and communities through education? If you feel you are ready to commit to a life changing experience in Malawi, please carefully read the instructions corresponding to your selected program before proceeding.

The entire application process can take up to 3 weeks. Before you complete the online application, have the requested additional documents ready to submit by email and complete the background screen. Please contact the office if you have any questions.

SERVICE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM application Details

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Below you will find the instructions for completing the application package for the Malawi Service Internship Program. Please review the program offerings below before applying.

IMPORTANT: There is a program fee required for participation in World Camp’s programs. You will be responsible for either contributing the program fee directly or fundraising to cover the cost prior to the program start date. Please be aware of this before you apply.

  2014 Summer Session: $2700
(June 18 - July 21, 2014)

 

Application Deadline:
May 16, 2014

Application Package
  1. Click on the "Click Here to Apply" button below.
  2. Submit the online application - you should receive an email immediately confirming transmission.
  3. Submit your resume to the office via email (info@worldcamp.co).
  4. Have the WC reference form completed by a professional reference.
  5. World Camp requires that all service interns undergo a routine background screen as they will be working with children as well as representing World Camp’s interests both at home and abroad. The background screen must be completed prior to acceptance.
    • Follow this link: www.mybackgroundcheck.com
    • Enter the appropriate information. (Select World Camp in North Carolina) The site is secure and World Camp will not be using or storing your SSN or any other private information. All information acquired through the screen will be kept in strict confidentiality in accordance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
    • There is a fee of $12.99 for the screen.
    • NOTE: For non-US citizens: this background screen is only for those who have a US Social Security Number. Please click here for information on obtaining a background screen.
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YOUTH 2 YOUTH PROGRAM Application Details

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Below you will find the instructions for completing the application package for the Malawi Youth to Youth Program.

IMPORTANT: There is a program fee required for participation in World Camp’s programs. You will be responsible for either contributing the program fee directly or fundraising to cover the cost prior to the program start date. Please be aware of this before you apply.

Summer Youth 2 Youth Session: $2925
(June 18 - July 21, 2014)
Application Deadline: May 16, 2014

Application Package
  1. Click on the "Click Here to Apply" button below.
  2. Submit the online application - you should receive an email immediately confirming transmission.
  3. Submit your resume to the office via email (info@worldcamp.co).
  4. Have the WC reference form completed by a professional reference.
Acceptance

Once you have submitted the requested documentation and completed the background screen, you should hear back regarding your acceptance via email within one week. If you do not, please contact the office. Once you are accepted, you will have two weeks to mail the following in to the office:

  • $250 tax deductible deposit (checks made out to World Camp). This deposit is applied to your program fee. Your participation is not confirmed until your deposit is received.
  • Various forms that need to be signed, notarized, and returned. These forms will be sent to you in the acceptance email.
Payment Schedule for Program Fee
  • $250 deposit upon acceptance and confirmation of participation
  • Remainder of balance approximately 10 days prior to start date
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Professional Capacity Building Project

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Below you will find the instructions for completing the application package for the Malawi PCB Program.

IMPORTANT: There is a program fee required for participation in World Camp’s programs. You will be responsible for either contributing the program fee directly or fundraising to cover the cost prior to the program start date. Please be aware of this before you apply. Program fee for 2013/2014 is typically $500/week.

Application Package
  1. Click on the "Click Here to Apply" button below.
  2. Submit the online application - you should receive an email immediately confirming transmission.
  3. Submit your resume to the office via email (info@worldcamp.co).
  4. Submit a cover letter explaining your specific areas of interest in volunteering, what skills you can offer, any preferences for your volunteer placement, what you expect from the experience, and any other pertinent details to the office via email (info@worldcamp.co).
  5. Have a professional reference email a letter of recommendation to info@worldcamp.co.
  6. World Camp requires that all service interns undergo a routine background screen as they will be working with children as well as representing World Camp’s interests both at home and abroad. The background screen must be completed prior to acceptance.
    • Follow this link: www.mybackgroundcheck.com
    • Enter the appropriate information. (Select World Camp in North Carolina) The site is secure and World Camp will not be using or storing your SSN or any other private information. All information acquired through the screen will be kept in strict confidentiality in accordance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
    • There is a fee of $12.99 for the screen.
    • NOTE: For non-US citizens: this background screen is only for those who have a US Social Security Number. Please click here for information on obtaining a background screen.
Acceptance and Placement

Once you have submitted the requested documentation and completed the background screen, you should hear from us within one week. If you do not, please contact the office. From here, we will work with you to determine an appropriate volunteer opportunity within one of our partner communities. The process may move slowly as we liaise with our staff in the field, but the time will be well spent to ensure a worthwhile experience for you and the host community.

Once you are accepted, and your program details are confirmed, you will have three weeks to mail the following in to the office:
  • $250 tax deductible deposit (checks made to World Camp). This deposit is applied to your program fee. Your participation is not confirmed until your deposit is received.
  • Various forms that need to be signed, notarized, and returned. These forms will be sent to you in the acceptance email.
Payment Schedule for Program Fee
  • $250 deposit upon acceptance and confirmation of participation
  • Remainder of balance approximately 10 days prior to start date

 

Write us directly at info@worldcamp.co for to set-up a Professional Capacity Building program

More Information

If you need information, please feel free to use our contact form, send us an e-mail to info@worldcamp.co, or give us a call at 828-254-2339.