Student, trainee, useful parenthesis ...


In addition to your studies and to enrich your resume, go on an eco-volunteering mission with the association Cybelle Planète. In the field you can develop your skills, your know-how and share your knowledge with people with different cultures of yours.

Testimonial from Lisa, ecovolunteer intern in South Africa: “I acquired a lot of naturalistic knowledge that I would never have otherwise been able to have without counting my enormous progress in English. As for the human experience side, I just feel richer inside since I came back and I just can't wait to leave. ”

The advantages of ecovolunteering in 10 points

  1. Possibility to leave on the occasion of a gap year,

  2. Duration of participation in the card: 1 week to several months,

  3. A CV enriched by concrete field experience,

  4. The opportunity to learn or improve a foreign language,

  5. The acquisition of new scientific, environmental and cultural knowledge,

  6. Integration into a work team,

  7. The possibility of validating an agreed internship between your school / university and the hosting project,

  8. Support from Cybelle Planète in setting up the internship.

  9. A reduced biodiversity donation for participations of 3 weeks or more.

  10. The biodiversity donation allows a tax deduction up to 66% *.

* for persons subject to income tax

Student, why become ecovoluntary?

Strengthening your career guidance

Not sure how far to go for your future career? Eco-volunteering allows you to discover and experiment trades while participating in the preservation of biodiversity!

Enrichment of your CV

Experience in the field and applying your knowledge to real-world cases is an undeniable force for your career.
Most of our missions are international and use English as a working language, it also speaks Spanish, Portuguese .... A great way to improve.

Personal enrichment 

You will gain maturity and autonomy by living an ecovolunteer experience. You will appreciate the value of citizen engagement and immersion in a different culture. To open oneself to others, to develop relational skills, environmental and cultural knowledge, to learn or improve a language, to make oneself indispensable and to give oneself. All our missions are open to you!

Trainees: Integrating ecovolunteerism into your study period is possible!

A study internship must be the subject of an agreement between your university / school and the host project. If you are a student and you wish to carry out a mission outside the framework of an approved internship, you must complete your registration procedures as an ecovolunteer at from the application form.

Communication, Veterinarian, Ethology, Conservation Biology, Tourism, or Foreign Language ... All internship subjects are possible, depending on the chosen project and its needs. Agreed internships are subject to certain conditions: subject, level of study, duration of participation, supervision ... The acceptance of interns is done on a case-by-case basis, as well as the development of the internship subject. 

All our missions accept students but only some of them accept to supervise trainees.


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Useful parenthesis or hyphenation

Need to take a break ? The gap year is a "parenthesis" in our life that can take the form of eco-volunteering. An experience that will teach you a lot about yourself while being useful to biodiversity!

The keys to choosing your mission when you are a student?

The budget

Do not restrict yourself, it may be better to save longer to reach a mission that you really like and that will be useful in your career. There are alternative ways to get funding for your mission, did you think about crowdfunding ?

The subject of study

No matter which business you choose, you are sure to make the right choices by investing in environmental preservation and eco-development.

Read the mission descriptions on Cybelle Planet's website

Detailed information for each mission is available to help you assess what your experience might be like, and how you can apply your knowledge during the mission.

Read the testimonials of the other ecovolunteers

Read testimonials old ecovolunteers. Nothing better than the lived experience.


The Cybelle Planète missions are international, the working language is generally English or French, more rarely Spanish and Portuguese. For you to choose which language (s) you wish to practice to practice and improve yourself!

The opening dates of the projects

Some projects close at specific times of the year, check online before launching.

Our advice

setting up an internship takes time. It is recommended to apply a few months in advance.