Are you eager to use your energy and ideas in a creative and exciting way, during an international volunteering experience? Don’t make plans for this summer, as we have the perfect opportunity for you! 

We are looking for volunteers to plan, promote and facilitate youth activities in the next European Capital of Culture, during the Youth Summer Fest 2022 

Does it sound fun? Keep reading! 


What is the festival about?  

2022 marks the European Year of Youth, and the city of Timisoara prepares itself for embracing the title of European Capital of Culture in 2023. In order to make this year unforgettable and raise awareness of the power of youth, we are bringing together over 200 volunteers that are going to organise and promote cultural, educational and leisure events for other young people in Timisoara. 


What will I gain if I participate? 

If you choose to join us, you will have the opportunity to: 

  • plan, implement and promote events in the youth centres of the next European Capital of Culture 
  • learn about the tool of active citizenship and youth participation 
  • discover various forms of volunteering and methods of community engagement and community building 
  • meet other young people from different countries and cultures 


We are meant to be if you: 

-are between the ages of 18 and 30;  

-speak English at a conversational level;  

-are enthusiastic about event planning and promoting.


What does the program look like? 

15-30 July:  team building + activities planning 

1-27 August:  activities implementing 

12 August:  International Youth Conference 

27-30 August:  evaluation & closing 



Accommodation will be provided in one of the student dorms of Timisoara. Facilities: shared bedrooms, bathrooms & kitchen. 

Food: you will receive money (in cash) for 3 meals/day.  

Travel*: expenses will be reimbursed according to the Erasmus+ distance band. You will find all the information regarding this in the info pack. 

*visa fees, if applicable, are not covered 


Check the Info pack out for all the info and apply now!

Info pack