What’s Special About Being A FIFA World Cup Volunteer?

As a football fan and someone who is willing to help. The chance to become a FIFA World Cup Volunteer is now available. The volunteering program is going to be a major thing in Qatar starting in November 2022.

At official and unofficial locations like stadiums, training fields, airports, fan areas, hotels, and transportation hubs. 20,000 passionate volunteers will work across 45 functional areas.

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Learning of a lifetime

The FIFA Volunteers will have the chance to work for FIFA, setting up meetings and performing other duties. Volunteers will assist Qatar in getting ready for the FIFA World Cup in 2022. Such as, assisting with events and projects in the areas of tourism, marketing, catering, transportation, workforce management, and other related areas.

What are the benefits for becoming a FIFA World Cup Volunteer?

Although the World Cup in Qatar will start from 21st November, few of a volunteer positions are going to be available from 1st of October. Some benefits may include.

  • The selected volunteers will get a special-edition adidas uniform.
  • Citizens of more than 80 countries are eligible for visa-free admission into Qatar. While organizers are coordinating with local partners to ensure access for international volunteers. 
  • The meal is also provided within eight hours of every shift.
  • Both male and female applicants may submit applications.
  • Within Qatar, all transportation is free.
  • Every week, volunteers will get at least one day off.

Eligibility to become a FIFA World Cup Volunteer

There are certain demands of Qatar and FIFA in order to recruit volunteers. You must be eligible for the following.

  • Regardless of nationality, education, career, the volunteer should be at least 16 years old. 
  • Doesn’t has to be a citizen or resident of Qatar.
  • Knowledge of both English and Arabic is advantageous.
  • Possess abilities in involvement, teamwork, leadership, language, and communication
  • No prior expertise is necessary.

The Volunteer Program

Volunteers who have actively supported FIFA tournaments hosted by Qatar, are conducting the interviews. As the biggest volunteer program in the nation’s history. The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Volunteer Program strives to bring people together through football to deliver an amazing event, celebrating passion for the game and showing the true spirit of Qatar.

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