Be a Tare

Our Community Programme is open to all however, you must be 18 or older, have basic conversational English, and demonstrate maturity, reliability, independence, self-motivation, flexibility, adaptability, commitment to service and learning, and openness to other cultures.

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To apply, you must fill out the application form available to download [top right of this page], and send it via email to crm@sangamworldcentre.org. Applications and references are accepted all year but have the following due dates below.

The Community Programme is coordinated by the Community Relations Manager, Minakshi Jadhav, and the Community Relations Intern. Minakshi has been working at Sangam since 1994; the Community Relations Intern is a volunteer position appointed by Sangam World Centre. If you have any questions about applications or fees or would like further information about the Community Programme, please contact Minakshi at crm@sangamworldcentre.org.

Scheduled Dates

Fees

Scholarships

 


 Scheduled Dates

2014 Term Dates Application Due Dates Fees

12 Weeks

24 August - 24 November 2014

We are still accepting applications!

£2,750 - Twin room

£2,250 - Shared dorm room

*Sangam is closed for 1 week during this session. If you want to stay at Sangam, this will be charged at Independent Guest rates.

4 Weeks

21 September - 18 October 2014

We are still accepting applications!

£975 - Twin room

£825 - Shared dorm room

3 Weeks

2 November - 24 November 2014

We are still accepting applications!

£850 - Twin room

£700 - Shared dorm room

2015 Term Dates

Application Due Dates

Fees

12 Weeks

4 January - 28 March 2015

 1 September 2014

£2,925 - Twin room

£2,400 - Shared dorm room

4 Weeks

1 - 28 February 2015

1 October 2014

£1,400 - Twin room

£980 - Shared dorm room

4 Weeks

1 - 28 March 2015

1 October 2014

£1,400 - Twin room

£980 - Shared dorm room

12 Weeks

1 September - 24 November 2015

 1 May 2015

£3,780 - Twin room

£2,520 - Shared dorm room

4 Weeks

20 September - 18 October 2015

1 May 2015

£1,400 - Twin room

£980 - Shared dorm room

6 Weeks

20 September - 1 November 2015

1 May 2015

£1,890 - Twin room

£1,260 - Shared dorm room

2016 Term Dates

Application Due Dates  Fees

10 Weeks

8 January - 20 March 2016

 1 September 2015

£3,150 - Twin room

£2,100 - Shared dorm room

4 Weeks

31 Januray - 27 February 2016

 1 October 2015

£1,400 - Twin room

£980 - Shared dorm room

3 Weeks

28 February - 20 March 2016

 1 October 2015

£1,050 - Twin room

£735 - Shared dorm room

12 Weeks

28 August - 26 November 2016

TBC Prices to be confirmed in 2015

3 Weeks

18 September - 8 October 2016

TBC Prices to be confirmed in 2015

3 Weeks

5 - 26 November 2016

TBC Prices to be confirmed in 2015

2017 Term Dates

Application Due Dates Fees

10 Weeks

31 December 2016 - 11 March 2017

TBC Prices to be confirmed in 2015

6 Weeks

29 January - 11 March 2017

TBC Prices to be confirmed in 2015

4 Weeks

29 January - 25 February 2017

TBC Prices to be confirmed in 2015

Don't see dates that work with your schedule?

We want as many people as possible to participate in this amazing Programme. We know that our schedules don't always match with each individual that is interested. Email crm@sangamworldcentre.org with your available dates for 4, 6, 10 or 12 Weeks. We'll do our best to work with your schedule!


Fees

The Programme fee includes:

  • Twin room or shared dorm room
  • 3 meals daily if eaten at Sangam or if packed lunch is taken to site
  • Safe drinking water
  • Laundry facilities
  • 2 uniform punjabi suits (to be returned at the end of the Programme)
  • A Sangam t-shirt
  • Participation in a Sangam event (for 12 week Tare)
  • Community Programme orientation
  • Transportation to and from placement site
  • Weekly language lessons (for 12 week Tare)
  • Cultural learning and debriefing
  • Participation in other Sangam programme activities during non-work hours, if desired
  • Mediation with Community Partners, if needed
  • Support of experienced staff at a well-established World Centre
  • Re-entry orientation at the end of your stay
  • Transportation to and from Mumbai Airport

The programme fee does not include:

  • Passport and visa fees
  • Airfare
  • Spending money
  • Travel insurance
  • Medical insurance and treatment
  • Immunizations
  • Medicine (i.e. anti-malarials)
  • Etc.

A non-refundable deposit of 10% is required at the time of acceptance into the Programme.  The remainder of the fee is due 1 month prior to the start of the Programme.


Financial Assistance and Scholarships

Sangam offers financial assistance to suitable applicants. Travel grants and scholarships, including full funding of the Community Programme, are available thanks to the UPS Foundation and Sangam’s individual donors. 

To apply for a scholarship, you should indicate on your Community Programme application that you would like to be considered, and indicate why you will require financial assistance to participate in the Programme. Sangam may contact your Member Organization or WAGGGS Regional Director for further details.

Scholarship recipients are responsible for promoting the Community Programme and Sangam by preparing and giving presentations when they return home. For more information, please contact crm@sangamworldcentre.org.

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