Do you have questions? Do you want to join a GVI program, but you’re not sure which one is the right fit for you? Or maybe you’re wondering what the accommodation will be like or how much it costs to join a program.

Below is a list of our most frequently asked questions. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, please feel free to get in touch. Our team is here to answer any questions you have about our programs.

What does my program fee cover? 

I can't seem to decide which project I would like to join, can I chat with someone to get more information?

Do I need any experience or qualifications?

Is there an age limit?

How can I apply for a scholarship or financial aid?

I would like to participate in a project in my home country; do I still need to pay?

I am not from the UK. Can I still apply?

How far in advance should I book?

Can I come with friends or as a couple?

Is there a selection process?

Can I travel before/after?

How do I know you are reputable?

How much does it cost?

Are there any extra costs?

How can I pay?

Can I fundraise?

Where does my money go?

Can you arrange my flights?

Do I need insurance?

Do I need a visa?

Will I be met at the airport?

What support and guidance can I expect?

What is the accommodation like?

What is the food like?

What happens if I have special dietary requirements?

Do I need to be physically fit?

Will I have any free time?

How does GVI make sure I am safe while I am on base?

What happens if there is an emergency?

Are there any medical restrictions?

Can I get a job with GVI?