ISL offers a wide range of fundraising and scholarship opportunities to make it as easy as possible for you to learn and serve abroad. Below you will find a diverse selection of fundraising methods. We suggest mixing and matching these methods to have the most successful fundraising.
1. ISL Ambassador Program
One of the numerous benefits of becoming an ISL ambassador is that for every person you recruit for an ISL program, you receive $100 in travel credit. Learn more about it here.
2. Register your student group or club as an ISL Partner Organization
If you plan to travel with a school club or organization, you can register here and receive exclusive access to enhanced fundraising and sponsorship opportunities.
3. ISL Points
“ISL Points” is a fundraising system designed to help you pay for your program cost and to help us reach your peers. Refer to the ISL Points Guide guide to learn how to earn and redeem points. Fill out this report to claim your discount. You can earn up to 10% off your program cost using this system.
4. MyISL Fundraising Page
Every volunteer has the ability to create and share a personal fundraising page once they’ve joined a program. From your MyISL account, click on the fundraising tab, fill out a bio and fundraising amount, and share with your friends and family. 100% of the proceeds you raise will go directly to your program cost!
5. Apply for an ISL Scholarship
ISL offers students scholarships from $100 – $500. Check out our available scholarship opportunities here.
6. Good ol’ fashioned bake sale, etc:
There are way more methods to creatively fundraise for your program! Check out our staff’s suggestion on other ways to scrounge up some funds for your upcoming trip.