FAQ

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Here you can find answers to the most common doubts participants have about our Summer Volunteer Programme. If you cannot find your question on our list, please write to liveitlisbon@a-spin.pt or use the contact form in the footer of our website.

What is the “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
Why should I participate in the Live it Lisbon! Summer Volunteer Programme?
How long is “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme? What are the dates?
Where will the “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme take place?
How can I join the “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
How do you select volunteers to participate in the “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
Can I participate with a friend/sister/brother/boyfriend/girlfriend/etc.?
How old do I need to be to participate in the “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
I am not from Europe. Can I apply for the programme?
Do you help with visa arrangements?
I am Portuguese. Can I participate?
What should I bring with me to “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
What should I do after being accepted?
Why do you charge a participation fee for the “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
Why is the cost of the “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme so low?
What does the participation fee cover? Does it cover my travel expenses to & from Lisbon?
Do you offer any scholarships?
When and how do I need to pay for the programme?
Are food and accommodation provided?
What about insurance?
Are there any language requirements?
I can already speak some Portuguese, can I participate in the language classes?
Do I need any special skills to join “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
Do I need to participate in all activities in the programme?
Do we work for all 11 days?
Who leads “Live it Lisbon!” Summer Volunteer Programme?
What about the transport in the city of Lisbon?
What if the programme is cancelled? Will I get a refund?
If I submit an application and pay 110-140€, but then I decide that I do not want to come: will I get my money back?
How much money should I bring with me to Lisbon?
I am a student/youngster. Do I get any discounts in Portugal?