Applications are open for Elective Aid 2018

Elective Aid is a 10-day global health programme for aspiring medical leaders.

Click HERE to find out more and apply

This year’s programme will take place in Sylhet district, Bangladesh, between 28th July and the 12th August 2018.

Elective Aid is an unparalleled opportunity for medical students across all years of training to gain global health experience, providing healthcare services to underserved rural communities.

All volunteers will be expected to raise £850 for the trip, which will include in country travel, accommodation and medical supplies.

Return flights to Bangladesh will cost an additional estimated £650

The deadline for applications is 5pm on 31st March 2018.

UK Medical Students Volunteering Abroad – Elective Aid 2015 from Selfless UK on Vimeo.

Notes to Editors:

  1. Elective Aid is Selfless’ global health leadership programme designed primarily for UK medical students. Elective Aid works with local doctors, and healthcare delivery partners, to reach rural underserved communities and provide free healthcare. The programme has previously been supported by the Department for International Development.
  2. Selfless is a social enterprise, led by young people, with a mission to create effective, innovative, and sustainable solutions to our most pressing challenges in healthcare.
  3. Selfless is a registered charity in England & Wales (1147463). For more information please contact info@selfless.org.uk or call 0203 372 6278.

Applications to Elective Aid 2018 are now open!

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