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Join the Tartu 2024 volunteer team

Do you want to know how European Capital of Culture events are organised and to be a part of helping them succeed? The Tartu 2024 volunteer programme is waiting for applications from May 17 to May 31.

Vabatahtlikud mängivad lastega.
Foto: Mana Kaasik
17. May Kaidi-Lisa Kivisalu

Photo: Mana Kaasik

Tartu 2024 Volunteer Coordinator Martha Liise Kapsta: The role of volunteers in the organisation of European Capital of Culture events is invaluable! Without volunteers we would get nowhere. Behind the scenes of the European Capital of Culture are exciting and open many doors, giving you the opportunity to grow your network and be a part of something great and powerful! We are sincerely grateful to everyone who joins the Tartu 2024 team on this journey and contributes to the organisation of Tartu 2024 events!

European Capital of Culture Tartu 2024 seeks support in organising cultural events in Tartu and Southern Estonia this summer (June-August 2022). People from different backgrounds are welcome to apply: those who want to develop new skills, but also professionals who are ready to share their skills with others.

Volunteers are recruited for various tasks. These include sharing information, guiding foreign visitors, setting up technology, promoting environmentally friendly practices, creating social media content and recording the events. Candidates can indicate their preferences and wishes.

How to apply?

To apply, fill in the form: 

The questionnaire can be completed in both Estonian and English.

The deadline for filling in the questionnaire is 31 May. After filling in the questionnaire, the candidates are invited to a group interview.

What does Tartu 2024 offer to volunteers?

Volunteering offers a lot of fun and educational work experience. Tartu 2024 volunteers can be part of a tight-knit team. The volunteer experience provides an opportunity to make contacts and grow your network of great artists, organisers, visionaries and community representatives. In addition, all volunteers receive Tartu 2024 branded products, training according to the position and catering according to their shifts.

Questions are welcome at [email protected]