Do you want to join Eurovision 2015 as a volunteer? Keep calm, still you have time! You can apply until the end of January. Now more than 900 people have reported!
Since the campaign started in November, more than 900 people aged 18 to 73 years have already submitted from all nine Austrian provinces and 33 nations their application. The volunteer candidates meet with German and English from already 50 other languages and sign language.
Most of the 84 international applications come from Germany, followed by Belarus, Bulgaria, Ireland, Great Britain, Italy, Latvia, Estonia, the Netherlands, Malta, Russia, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain and Hungary – a candidate even comes from Nepal.
If you would like to apply as a volunteer, must be at least 18 years old, fluent German and English speaking and be available between the 4th and 24th of May. The “Volunteers Program” of the ESC is voluntary: The volunteers are covered by accident insurance during their service life, subsistence, an ESC outfit.
Those interested can apply for songcontest.ORF.at with resume and a cover letter online. By the end of January, they can sign up for a casting date between 2 and 15 February 2015. Auditions will be held in the ORF Studios, the final casting Vienna on 14 / 15th century. March in Vienna.