Travel Awards



  • Would you like to learn about different cultures? 

  • Do you want to make a difference? 

  • Are you free to travel in summer 2014? 

If your answer is 'YES' then you are invited to apply for an EIL Travel Award.

This year we are offering a range of fully and partially funded Travel Awards, from exciting cultural immersion opportunities to wonderful volunteer experiences. The Travel Awards aim to provide an experience encouraging self-improvement, open mindedness and global awareness.

Take a look at all of the Travel Awards for 2014 (on the left) and see if there is one that is right for you! Download an application form and send it to us before Wednesday, 5th March 2014

This year we celebrate our 50th Anniversary and to mark this, we have included TWO special Travel Awards: 

To see who won Travel Awards in 2013 see our Facebook Page

Keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter for updates. 

Travel Awards News

Damien Thomson and Kevin Hickey speak with Dil Wickremasinghe of NewTalk about how the EIL Travel Awards can have a very strong impact on participants. They discuss the benefits of travelling and
Last summer I took a plane journey half way cross the globe to volunteer in another country. When I set off on my journey I was hoping to experience something different and unique. My expectations
So this blog has been long overdue, Its just nearly 4 months since I’ve returned to good ole Eire. And today, as I reflect on 2013 I feel now is the right time to look back again on my time abroad.
Hi! Now that the New Year is fast approaching, the Travel Awards once again will open to applications. I suppose knowing this, it has made me reminisce about my time in Vermont. However, I have never
I feel that today is a good day to write my blog on returning to Ireland. I returned from Thailand 6 weeks ago now, which doesn't feel like 6 weeks, more like 6 months and I am reflecting upon my