Pioneering Gap Years since 1967

Project Trust has almost 50 years experience of providing Gap Year opportunities for 17-19 year old school leavers. Since 1967, over 7000 Project Trust volunteers have challenged themselves, learnt about the world and discovered how to be a positive force within it… Now its your turn.

Africa Gap Year

Volunteer in Africa with Project Trust

We have Gap Year placements in Botswana, Ghana, Malawi, Senegal, South Africa, Swaziland and Zambia.

Asia Gap Year

Volunteer in Asia with Project Trust

We have Gap Year placements in Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Malaysia, Nepal and Thailand.

Americas Gap Year

Volunteer in Latin America

Project Trust has Gap Year placements in Chile, Dominican Republic, Guyana, Honduras and Peru.

Where will you go for your gap year?

Take the Project Trust Gap Year Quiz to find out!

Gap Year 2016/17

Gap Year 2016/17 with Project Trust

Project Trust is still recruiting for volunteers to fill placements on our 2016/17 Gap Year programme. Apply Now to avoid disappointment…

Register your interest so that we can notify you about Selection Course Dates, Open Evenings and other exciting Project Trust news.

Gap Year 2017/18

We are now recruiting volunteers for our 2017/18 Project Trust Gap Year programme. Apply Now to avoid disappointment…

Register your interest so that we can notify you about Selection Course Dates, Open Evenings and other exciting news.

Project Trust Selection

Project Trust Gap Year Selection Course

Once your application has been successfully processed, we will invite you to book onto a Selection Course.

Selection is a four day residential course and takes place on the Hebridean Isle of Coll in Scotland… Project Trust’s home since the 1970s.

“You learn loads about yourself, other people and other cultures which you wouldn’t experience on shorter placements or just travelling.”

Rebecca, Project Trust India Gap Year Volunteer

Latest Gap Year News…

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Project Trust Youth Board Trustee

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Project Trust is looking for a young person to join our Board of [...]

One Awards certificate gets volunteers into Manchester University

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Two Project Trust Volunteers, Emily (South Africa 2015/16) and Izzy (India, 2014/15) have been offered [...]

How Frances remained an active Global Citizen after her Project Trust gap year

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Frances was a Project Trust Volunteer teacher in Thailand in 2010/11. She told us about [...]