The idea of the programme is to preserve Grottole's community and at the same time, bring in foreigners who will enthuse the town with energy and new ideas. During the first month, volunteers will learn these skills and in the next two months, pass them on to visitors and travellers from around the world.
How you can apply:
The application procedure for this opportunity is quite straightforward. All you have to do is make sure you're above 18 years of age, are available to leave the country from June 1 - August 30, 2019 and are enthusiastic about learning Italian culture in order to revive the town.
In addition to this, you need to provide your basic information, answer a few questions about why you're interested in the programme and write two essay questions of 300 words each.
Applications close at 4:29 am IST on February 17, 2019.
You can fill the application form here.
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