Invitation to apply for Volunteer Leaders Academy

Wednesday, 24. february, 2021
The 2021 FISU Volunteer Leaders Academy will take place in Kazan, Russia from 8-14 September with an online introductory session on 19-20 June 2021.

The aim of the FISU Volunteer Leaders Academy is to create a volunteering community around the world that could share the best global practices in volunteer projects in all kinds of sports events. In order to do that, all the values of university sport: excellence, teamwork, innovation, joy of sport and integrity.

Each country can put forward one candidate. Participation in the event is free (travel costs, visa costs, accommodation are covered by the organisers).

Requirements for the Academy participants:

- at least 18 and under 25 years of age;

- proven involvement as a volunteer in sport events;

- English proficiency level (at least intermediate level).

Latvian University Sports Federation (Latvijas Augstskolu sporta savienība) invites to apply for the participation before 2 March 2021, 9.00am by sending a letter of motivation (approx. one A4 sheet) and CV providing the information on volunteering in sport events and proving English proficiency level. Please, send the documents to: The applications will be examined within a week and the representative of Latvia will be announced.

More information: Kitija Seņkāne:

Rezekne Academy of Technologies © Atbrīvošanas aleja 115, Rēzekne, Latvia. Phone: 28325368;