Application Process

Application Process

Applications for the Morocco winter 2017 volunteer program are now available!

Application forms:

Morocco Volunteer Program Application – program dates: Dec. 19 – 31, 2017 

Mexico Volunteer Program Application – program dates: TBD

Certification Form

Release Form

Recommendation Form

Leadership Award Application


How to apply:

1) Submit your application online by completing the application link listed above.

2) Complete both the certification form and release form listed above and scan an electronic copy to Program managers as pdf or jpg file type saved in the following naming format based on your program selection:

Last name_First name_Morocco/Mexico_ Certification_20xx.pdf

Last name_First name_Morocco/Mexico_Release_20xx.pdf

For Morocco, email forms to Tehseen Khan (; Mexico to Zarina Ali ( The certification and release forms must also be submitted at the same time as the application form.

3) Please request a recommendation from an academic, professional, or religious advisor (family members are not allowed.) Provide the link to the recommendation form to the reference provider. Recommendations may be submitted to UFS after the deadline (but remind your reference provider to submit the form at their earliest convenience.)

4) Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and you will be notified regarding your application status within two weeks (or sooner) from receipt of your application. If you are accepted you will be required to submit a $500 non-refundable deposit to secure your spot in the program. You will also be required to submit a passport copy. Additional information will be communicated regarding the process after you receive notification about your application status.

Application Deadlines:

Mexico – TBD

Morocco – Sept. 1, 2017