3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks
Throughout the year
throughout the year
- Marketing, Advertising, & PR
- Social Work
- Sustainable Development
- Women's Studies
Cost in US$:
Varies by duration. Contact us for details.
- In-country orientation/Training
- In-country staff support
- Pre-departure orientation/Training
- Registration fees
- Written materials pre-departure
Program Fees Include:
Pre-departure Support: ELI's staff is very knowledgeable and happy to help volunteers and interns to prepare for their travels.
Airport Pickup: Volunteers are met at the airport in Entebbe and given a ride to Iganga where the projects are based
In-country Orientation: Each volunteer program starts with a one to two day orientation which covers important topics on the logistics of living and working in Uganda, registration with local authorities, using transportation, and the culture of Uganda
In-country Staff Support: ELI's Uganda coordinator has years of experience working with Ugandan NGOs and international volunteers. He is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.
Accommodations: Participants stay with a local host family and experience day to day Ugandan family life.
- Community Development
- Computer Training
- Economic Development
- Human Rights
- Small Business Development
- Youth Development
There is no typical ELI volunteer. We work with people from all over the world and a variety of backgrounds. ELI has placed volunteers ranging in age from 18-81. Successful volunteers are flexible, upbeat, energetic, and inquisitive.
18 and up
This Program is open to
Worldwide, American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi and South African Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.
Typical Living Arrangements
Typically Participants Work
Application Process Involves
- Online Application
- Written Application