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Application Information 

AVID assignments are advertised on a monthly basis, with about 700 opportunities each year for skilled Australians to live, work and make a difference in developing countries.

Applications open on the first of each month and close at midnight, Canberra time, on the 21st of the same month.

The following key dates apply to the majority of assignments advertised, however there are sometimes exceptions. Always refer to the assignment advertising page for additional information.

Applicants should note they are expected to attend the relevant Australian Volunteers Briefing specified below and be available to mobilise at any point within the final two weeks of the mobilisation month.

Upcoming Intakes:

 

February-March 2017 Advertising

April-May 2017 Advertising

June-July 2017 Advertising

Assignments Online February-April 2017 April-May 2017 June-July 2017
Assignments Close  As stated on assignment advertisement As stated on assignment advertisement As stated on assignment advertisement
Selection Panel/Interviews 1-2 weeks following application close 1-2 weeks following application close 1-2 weeks following application close
Successful Candidate Notification 3-4 weeks following application close 3-4 weeks following application close 3-4 weeks following application close
Australian Volunteers Briefing 15-18 June 2017 August 2017 (TBC) October 2017 (TBC)
Anticipated Mobilisation** Mid-Late June 2017 Mid-Late August 2017 (TBC) Mid-Late October 2017 (TBC)
 

Note - All dates are approximate and subject to change

Announcements

All Cambodia assignments are for an October mobilisation.

All key dates, including proposed mobilisations and briefings for the AVID program in 2017 are listed on our Key Dates page. 

For information about how to apply click here, and for hints and tips to help you with your application, click here. Good luck!

All Cambodia assignments are for an October mobilisation’

How to apply online

To apply to become an Australian volunteer, please choose an assignment from the list on the left, then click the red "Apply" button on the page containing the assignment description.

To resume a previously started application, please click here.

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