Student and Tutor Applications
English Program Tutor Application (Summer 2020)
We are looking for volunteers who would like to tutor with our English Program this summer! As a volunteer English tutor, you will be matched with a young adult affected by conflict, assisting them using our guided curriculum. For more information and to access the application, click "apply!"
Citizen Journalism Program Mentor Application
Paper Airplanes is looking for volunteer mentors for a 12-week online journalism class this summer that will serve young adults from conflict-affected areas in the Middle East with little to no prior journalism experience. The mentor’s main duties are to help students research, write and pitch their original stories. Deadline December 31st!
Youth Exchange Program High School Club Application
The mission of the Youth Exchange Program (YEP) is to provide individualized English tutoring to high school-aged conflict-affected youth and create a network of schools in touch with and passionate about the refugee crisis. This application is for high school clubs wishing to participate in the January 2020 term. Our Youth Exchange Program is structured such that tutors can only participate as members of a club at their school, we currently do not accept applications from individual tutors.
Turkish Program Tutor Application
If you speak Turkish, please consider applying to tutor with the Paper Airplanes Turkish Program! You will be matched with a student affected by conflict, and will meet once weekly via videochat to tutor them in the Turkish language.
Citizen Journalism Program Student Application
Pursue your interest in the field of journalism by studying with Paper Airplanes! This course is taught by experienced journalists, who will provide an introduction to journalism in this 12-week session. Please note that the Journalism Program is designed for students who are already proficient in English.