Call for young volunteers to Tartu in August 2024

Do you want to take part in creating a youth festival abroad? Tartu, European Capital of Culture for 2024, is looking for volunteers aged 18-30 to help create a unique festival event alongside other Europeans and local youth from August 1-21, 2024. 

During this three-week volunteer period, you will have the opportunity to participate in the planning and execution of an international event and meet other young people. Tartu is seeking approximately 2-3 young people from the Oulu2026 region to join the programme. 

The international volunteer activity is organised through the European Solidarity Corps. Participants will receive travel reimbursement, accommodation, food, insurance, and a small allowance. 

For more detailed information about the volunteer programme, visit the Tartu2024 website. 

Seize this unique opportunity and apply to become a volunteer June 18, 2024 at the latest. Fill out your application through the provided link. An unforgettable experience awaits! 


More Information:

Community Coordinator Mirja Syrjälä
mirja.syrjala (a) oulu2026.eu
+358 40 502 9633


Young volunteers in Tartu

Tartu is looking for young volunteers from Europe. Picture: tartu2024.ee

Take part in a survey focusing on stories and places in Oulu

People dancing in water and text asks what kind of postcard would you send from Oulu

What kind of postcard would you send from Oulu? What is the heart of your neighbourhood? Take part in a survey!

We are looking for interesting, intriguing, or even forgotten stories and places to bring up through arts and culture. Share your stories by taking part in our survey!

Oulu is the European Capital of Culture in year 2026. The heart of the Culture Capital is the Cultural Programme that spreads widely through Oulu. This questionnaire is a preliminary survey on where and how the Culture Programme should be implemented in the area.

The questionnaire is open from January 9 to January 31. Answering the questionnaire will take approximately 5-10 minutes. We would like to get answers especially considering stories and places of Haukipudas, Kiiminki, Oulunsalo, Yli-Ii and Ylikiiminki.

This questionnaire is published in co-operation by the Urban Environmental Services of the City of Oulu and Oulu Culture Foundation.

Take part in the survey with the following link in English https://query.eharava.fi/3882 or in Finnish https://query.eharava.fi/3880

Further information:

Samu Forsblom
Programme Director
+358 (0)44 703 7558