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IVHQ SDSU Scholarship

Find out about IVHQ Scholarships

Applications are now closed for the IVHQ and SDSU Winter Break Scholarship, thank you to everyone who submitted an application - we were overwhelmed by the calibre of applicants.

International Volunteer HQ is proud to offer a deserving San Diego State University student the opportunity to contribute to a meaningful community project in one of 40+ countries through the IVHQ SDSU Winter Break Scholarship.

The scholarship is open to students of all Majors who are passionate about supporting sustainable positive change in communities around the world this Winter Break. It’s an opportunity to extend your education, to develop your cross-cultural understanding, and gain valuable international experience to support your personal and professional development.

Recipients have the opportunity to join a 2-week volunteer program with IVHQ, during the 2018/2019 Winter Break. Students are able select their preferred destination and contribute to a volunteer project of their choosing, provided they can meet any required eligibility criteria.

The IVHQ SDSU Winter Break scholarship includes:

  • IVHQ Registration Fee
  • IVHQ 2-Week Program Fee

Our all-inclusive volunteer programs provide you with comprehensive pre-departure support services and training, as well as in-country program orientations, accommodation, meals and 24/7 in-country support.

Entries open 10th September at 7 pm PST and close 30th September at 7 pm PST. The successful applicant will be contacted prior to 15th October. The scholarship recipient must participate on an IVHQ program between 14th December, 2018 and 17th January, 2019.

Already registered for an IVHQ Winter Break program or planning to do so? You are welcome to apply for the scholarship and if you are the scholarship recipient we will credit your current registration and program fees to the value of the scholarship.

How to get started

Pick a destination + project and apply for free
Meet your personal volunteer travel expert
Pay the Registration Fee to secure your place and upgrade your MyIVHQ account
Get ready to volunteer abroad, we’ll support you every step of the way!