Each trip for Alternative Spring Break is comprised of:
- 10-16 Participants: Applications for ASB 2019-2020 will open September 16th, 2019.
- 2 Team Leaders: Applications for ASB 2019-2020 are now open!
- 2 Team Advisors: Applications are now closed.
The Student Experience Office (SEO) hires staff, faculty and full-time graduate students to participate as Team Advisors for the ASB program. Team Advisors act as representatives of the Student Experience Office and Carleton University throughout the experience. They are mentors to Team Leaders and, support the learning and development of students throughout the experience.
Team Advisors applications for 2019-2020 are now closed. Please contact Dwaine Taylor, the Student Development and Community Outreach Coordinator, if you have questions about how else you can support the program.
Team Leaders are full-time undergraduate students who have participated in the ASB program. They work in pairs, alongside Team Advisors, to guide a group of participants through the experience. Team Leaders assist with various aspects of the program, including recruitment and selection of participants, participant training and development, assisting with fundraisers, and maintaining a blog of the experience.
Team Leader applications for 2019-2020 are now open!
Read the position description here: ASB Team Leader Position Description (opens a new tab to PDF)
In each ASB group, there will be 10-16 undergraduate students from all academic faculties and years of study. If you are interested in travel, cross-cultural learning, or community engagement – you should apply! Preference will be given to new applicants, but past participants are also welcome to re-apply.
Participant applications for 2019-2020 will open on September 16th, 2019. Please contact Dwaine Taylor, the Student Development and Community Outreach Coordinator, if you have questions about the program.