Program Costs

There are fees to cover food, accommodation and program. Richmond Vale Academy is a non-profit institution and the fees are part of covering the expenses at the school.

Enrollment Fee

When you enroll in one of the programs, you pay a non-refundable enrollment fee of 500 USD.

Tuition Fee

One month before you start the program, you pay the tuition fee.

The enrollment fee and the tuition fee cover part of the costs for running the programs. Besides there is a hiking, nature and diving center which supports; furthermore donations are given from various sources to support the running of the school as well as doing actions in the communities.

On the Fighting With the Poor Team you will cover some of the expenses by various fundraising activities. Raising funds as an integral part of the program will teach you to take charge, plan, and organize, go for a goal and succeed while sticking together in the team.



Program Costs


Climate Change Activist - 1 Month
US$ 900
1 Month Program
Climate Change Activist - 6 Months
US$ 2300 + US$ 500
6 Months Program
Fighting Poverty Program - 18 Months
US$ 4900 + US$ 500
18 Months Program
Travel Costs to the project
Insurance during the project
OWU A-Certificate