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Dear future AVCer,

Please note that completing this application will require time. The application has 6 steps; once you begin, you will not be able to save it for later.
We recommend you carefully review and prepare the required documents:
– 300 to 800 word personal statement (and, if you plan to volunteer for more than 4 months, a 300 to 800 word cross-cultural experiences statement)
– Resume (upload .doc or .pdf. Uploaded file should not exceed 1MB)
– References. Download the reference form. Send it to two appropriate individuals (supervisor, professor, colleague, AVC or Birthright alumni etc.) not related to you and ask them to complete and email it directly to with your name in the subject line.

IMPORTANT: Do you need a visa to enter Armenia? Check your requirements here. If you need a letter of invitation in order to obtain a visa to Armenia, please note that AVC does not provide invitation letters.

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