Need some help with your application?

When applying we recommend that you:

  • Research your chosen award & why you are applying
  • Know the important dates
  • Carefully consider your Action at home Project & Action at home Project Outline
  • Complete the checklist



If you are shortlisted for interview, we recommend that you:

  • Research your award and destination carefully
  • Review your Action Project Outline - have you made any changes?
  • Consider what this opportunity would mean to you
  • Read the past participant blogs on other destinations than your own
  • Consider what challenges you might need to overcome while abroad

Dates for your calendar:

  • 12 noon Monday December 18th 2017 - Closing date for all EIL Explore applications
  • Saturday February 24th 2018 - Shortlisted Candidates Interviews in Dublin
  • The travel period is generally June-August
  • Action at home Projects are due on or before October 12, 2018