Read the expedition’s description to learn about what to expect in that area. We also have volunteer requirements that you need to meet before joining. If all this suites you, we encourage you to apply in our two-step process!
The first step requires that you send some application forms and a deposit. We review the materials and will let you know whether or not you’ll be accepted to the program. The second step only needs to be taken once you’ve been accepted on the expedition.
1.Complete one of the following online forms. Choose the one that includes what you are applying for — just a volunteer position on an expedition, or the IMLI Internship plus a volunteer spot on an expedition, or a scholarship plus a volunteer spot on an expedition.
- Volunteer Application Form
- IMLI Internship and Volunteer Application Form
- Scholarship and Volunteer Application Form
2.Complete, sign, and submit our Participant Agreement by email.
3.Send a $500 deposit to the address below.
This will only be deposited if you are accepted.
- Wait for our acceptance notification. At this point we will advise you on travel and visa arrangements.
- See your physician and complete the Physician’s Health Statement.
- Be sure to send all forms and the full expedition fee at least 60 days before the departure date.
How To Send Deposits & Forms
Forms can either be scanned and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or sent via mail with your deposit. Deposits must be mailed to the following address:
American Friends of Russian Folklore Checks should be made out to this name
11544 23rd Ave N
Seattle, WA 98125