We’re so glad you’re interested!
We are currently accepting applications for the Fall of 2018.
Program dates are Sunday, September 9th – Friday, November 2nd.
We are seeking a diverse group of young adults interested in creating a better future for our planet! We look forward to hearing from you!
NOTE: Applicants must be between 17 and 20 years old during the program dates, unless otherwise approved by the program staff.
In order to apply:
- Read the information below and have a parent or legal guardian read it too.
- Fill out the Application Form (link below).
Program Cost and Scholarships:
Earlybird Deadline of June 1st = $6250.00
After June 1st = $6750.00
Program Cost Includes:
- Eight weeks of full time programming
- Housing with residents of the EcoVillage Ithaca
- All meals
- All excursions which are inherent to the program
- All supplies needed for group projects
Not included are personal expenses including medical fees, health insurance, personal items, toiletries etc. Travel to and from EcoVillage Ithaca is also not included.
Scholarships (full and partial) will be available as funds permit. It is our intention that interested and qualified participants will not be turned away on the basis of financial need. Funds will be awarded based on need and availability and will be determined on an individual basis based on your application information.
Once an applicant has been accepted into the program, a $1000 non-refundable deposit will be required to reserve your space. The remainder of the balance will be due August 1st unless other arrangements are made. We can discuss payment plans if needed.
That’s all for now. We will be in touch with more details after you’re accepted!
Note: Eco-Gap is a program of LEARN@EcoVillage Ithaca.