The Human Interaction Project’s Giving Back Program is awarding travel scholarships of $7,500-$10,000 to 18-25-year-olds. HIP believes that people facilitate change around the world. In order to spur more change, scholarship award winners will be given an opportunity to volunteer abroad with international volunteering and learning organization, UBELONG.

What you get!

The Giving Back Program will cover



-UBELONG program fees

-Medical insurance

-Some incidentals

-Training in leadership and philanthropy

PLUS; Each recipient will be able pay it forward and award a gift of $2,500 to an individual or organization that they encounter on their journey.

What’s the catch?

Upon returning, students will be expected to share stories as well as lessons learned from their journey via blogging, videos and speeches.

How do you apply?

Apply online, you will need:

-Two letters of recommendation

-Brief essay responses

-Recent photo