Thank you for your interest in volunteering in Armenia and for choosing to apply to AVC!

Please note that completing this application will require time.
It is recommended that you review the application and required documents BEFORE you begin the process of filling out the form.

You can view a PDF or Word version of the application.

IMPORTANT: Please make sure you have enabled cookies in your browser. The application works best with Chrome. Should you encounter any difficulties with the online application,
please let us know immediately at If you can, do include a screenshot of any error(s) message(s).
In this case, you are welcome to complete the Word or PDF version of the application and submit it to us via email.

Required materials

  • Completed application form including a personal statement (and a cross cultural experiences statement if you plan to volunteer for more than 4 months)
  • Resume (uploaded .doc or .pdf)
  • References (you will need to download the reference form, send it to  two appropriate individuals (supervisor, professor, colleague, etc.) not related to you and
    ask them to email it directly to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name in the subject line.

All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

Your application is valid for 1 year, service dates are flexible.
Provide a long term/permanent address.

Select your degree of proficiency with the following languages.

If you attended graduate school, please fill in the following section.

It is essential that AVC be able to contact someone in the unlikely case of an emergency during your volunteer service. The information provided below must be for two individuals who do not live in the same residence and who may be contacted during the time you intend to be volunteering in Armenia.

Emergency Contact 1

Emergency Contact 2

It is advised that you check with your physician regarding any recommended immunizations. However, it is recommended to receive the following vaccinations prior to serving in Armenia. Some of these vaccinations are childhood immunizations required for school attendance. However, you may need booster shots to maintain your immune status.

Please note the immunization dates below in yyyy format (i.e. 2008).

Carefully read the instructions for each item.

Please write a statement (500-800 words) explaining your reasons for wanting to volunteer in Armenia, how these reasons are related to your past experience (living/studying in a foreign country or in the Armenian community in your home town), and how they might fit in with your future goals. Comment on what you expect to contribute to Armenia through your service and what you expect to receive. Please provide an example of a significant experience - drawing from school, work, home or abroad - that illustrates your ability to adapt cross-culturally and to overcome difficulties. Write this in a separate document and then copy and paste it into this box.

Upload a current resume by clicking on the button below.

Please download this form, send it to two appropriate individuals (supervisor,
professor, colleague, etc) not related to you and ask them to email it directly to
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name in the subject line.

If you prefer the document in a .doc format click here.

This section gives us information about your interests and desired term of service.

Please check a maximum of four areas of volunteer service in which you are most interested.

By checking this box and submitting this application you agree that the information you have provided is accurate.

Press next button only ONCE.
Please be patient while your application is processed.

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