total of 45,000 volunteers will be recruited to work at the Paralympic and
Olympic Games in Paris. ⒸParis
Paris 2024 opened the application
portal for the volunteer programme for the Olympic and Paralympic Games on
Wednesday, 22 March.
A total of 45,000 volunteers will
have the opportunity to live unique moments and experience the Games from the
inside during the Paralympic Games, to be held from 28 August to 8 September
2024, preceded by the Olympic Games between 26 July to 11 August 2024.
The 45,000 volunteers will be based
in different parts of France at all the official venues of the Olympic and
Paralympic Games and will play a key role in all sectors of the event delivery
including: welcoming and guiding spectators and accredited persons, assisting
sports delegations, accompanying athletes to competition venues and press
operations, transporting accredited persons, supporting timekeeping activities,
participating in the distribution of equipment, and providing medical
assistance, among others.
How to apply
The Paris 2024 volunteer programme is
open to all, both in France and internationally. There are only three
conditions to apply: applicants must be over 18 years old on 1 January 2024,
speak at least French or English, and be available for at least 10 days during
the Olympic and/or the Paralympic Games
To become a volunteer and be a part
of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games adventure, visit the official Paris 2024 website and access the unique application portal.
The application period opens on Wednesday, 22 March and
closes on 3 May 2023.