Short-term volunteering in Europe

Short-term volunteering in Europe: You might be someone who has family, school, and work responsibilities that prevent you from traveling or volunteering. However, with our program, you will be able to do both and do the maximum amount of good in a relatively short amount of time!

Where can I find a short-term volunteering in Europe?    

The Excellence Center in Europe is your best choice to find a short-term volunteering opportunity in Europe. The Center has been operating for 7 in Palestine, and during this time, our staff has gained valuable experience working with internationals who come from every corner of the world. If you are looking to for a volunteering opportunity that does not have a major time commitment, then you will find what you are looking for at the Excellence Center in Europe.

How short are these volunteer opportunities in Europe?

The Excellence Center offers volunteer programs in Germany that can range from 3 days to one week, or even up to three months! We are very flexible. This means that you don’t need to commit to dedicating time you don’t have, and can instead have the option of volunteering and helping for however long you can offer.  

Who is eligible to apply to one of the volunteer programs in Europe?

All people are very welcome to apply to one of the volunteer programs. The only requirement we have is that applicants are aged between 18-70 years old. Those who are aged 16-17 may also apply, but they need to fill out and sign the parental consent form by one of their legal guardians. There is no specific level, focus, or major one must have academically or professionally in order to apply

What are the benefits of the volunteer programs offered in Europe? 

There are many benefits of the program. One of the benefits is that you will be able to stay with a local host family. Staying with a host family will help you have a better understanding of the lifestyles of the people here and how they live their daily life.  In addition to this, you will receive three hours of Arabic or German a week upon your request. This is a great opportunity to not only learn the language but also to practice it with the German locals and the refugees. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to get to know the city of Halle where the center located. The city is full of fun and exciting places that are very interesting to visit.

How can I apply to one of the short-term volunteer programs?

You need to send an email to and then the Center’s staff will get back to you with the application from.

Why is the Excellence Center one of the best choices in Germany?

The Excellence Center in Europe is an expansion on the success of the Excellence Center in Palestine. The Excellence Center in Palestine is one of the most prominent educational centers in the whole of Palestine. The center in Palestine began work in 2011, and since then, the center has hosted over 500 volunteers and interns who come from more than 35 countries in the world. Therefore, starting the center in Germany is a way to grant people the opportunity to help the refugees while taking part in one the Excellence Center’s short-term volunteer programs.  

If you see yourself volunteering in Europe, then apply now and join one of the short-term volunteer programs offered by the Excellence Center in Europe! What are you waiting for, join us now!