Why Apply

BE AHEAD OF THE COMPETITION: Volunteering is an excellent way to gain valuable work experience and even more impressive when that volunteerism is performed internationally.  Your resume will stand out as unique from the rest. From career-oriented, professional internships to community service placements, you’ll have a myriad of choices to work in your field of interest with Birthright Armenia.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE: Do rewarding and meaningful work together with dozens of local counterparts on the ground to make an impact and bring about positive change in Armenia.    

LEARN: Get hands-on work experience in a developing country while you  learn more about your ancestral  history, language,  and culture. Explore new challenges and discover new career options, and get in touch with your inner you!

CONTRIBUTE: Help shape a nation by applying knowledge and skills learned on campus.

MAKE NEW FRIENDS: Meet passionately curious volunteers like yourself from all around the world who come to work toward a common goal. Stay with our host families filled with hospitality, love and laughter. Establish life-long relationships with your work colleagues, neighbors and local peers.

NETWORK: Through current event meetings, group lectures and social gatherings, we’ll help you make key connections in Armenia and learn from the inside out what is going on in Armenia and how you can play a role.  

ENJOY THE ADVENTURE: Armenia is one of the most beautiful places you’ll ever visit in your lifetime!