Get Started

Get Started

Get Started

To apply, you must be:
  • Between the ages of 16 - 25
  • A citizen or a resident of Malaysia
  • Able to converse in basic English as some programmes will be conducted in English
  • Keen to become a Compassionate Leader
  • Be committed to fulfilling your volunteering hours
  • Dedicated and passionate about saving our environment


Award Level
The Award is comprised of three (3) levels, each with an increasing minimum of hours to meet:

45 hours
55 hours
75 hours


Award Process
Step Target Date ProcessDetails
110 May 2021Online Registration and Upload Documents Applicants will have to register before the stipulated closing date
223 May 2021 to 9 June 2021Get Shortlisted for Interview Our Award Committee will contact all shortlisted applicants for an interview (online video or phone call)

The Award Committee may ask you about your answers to the application questions
316 June 2021Get Selected Applicants will be notified through email
417 June 2021Introduction to the Organisation(s) All selected participants will be introduced to their respective organisations
526 June 2021Briefing Applicants will be briefed by Roots & Shoots before heading out to volunteer
61 July to 31 October 2021Volunteer Period All participants will undergo their voluntary service period. Participants are required to log their completed hours in their reports online on the Award self-reporting platform.
74 December 2021Award Ceremony Upon completing the requirements, all participants will receive a certificate at the award giving ceremony


Online Application Closing Date
  • 10 May 2021


Volunteering Period
  • July - October 2021


Documents To Prepare
In the application form, you are required to upload documents below:
  • Passport size photo


List of Organisations
In the application form, participants will be asked to select up to three (3) preferred organisations to work with based on the list of organisations given. The Award Committee will the take these preferences into account when assigning participants to each Organisation.

Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC)
17 - 25 years old
Min 2 weeks, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Any education level
Sandakan, Sabah
On-site volunteering only
RM20/pax/day
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Cat Beach Sanctuary
16 - 25 years old
Min 1 week, Weekly schedule: Flexible
Any education level
Teluk Bahang, Penang
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Centre for Orang Asli Concerns (COAC)
16 - 25 years old
Min 2 weeks, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Any education level
Subang Jaya, Selangor
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Danau Girang Field Centre
18 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Completed Secondary School (SPM)
Kinabatangan, Sandakan, Sabah
On-site volunteering only
RM80/pax per night + RM160 one time conservation fee + RM25 return boat fee from Batu Putih
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Eats, Shoots & Roots
16 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon - Fri
Any education level
Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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EcoKnights
16 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Any education level
TTDI, Kuala Lumpur
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Free Tree Society Kuala Lumpur
18 - 25 years old
Min 2 months, Wed & Sat
Any education level
Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Global Peace Foundation Malaysia
18 – 25 years old
Min 3 months, Wed - Sun
Completed Pre-University
(Main Office) Petaling Jaya, Selangor
(Field Office) Muadzam Shah, Pahang
Primarily on-site, some online volunteering
Free
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GreenSmiths
16 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon -Sun (Flexible)
Any education level
Tanjong Tokong, Penang; Ulu Muda, Kedah
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Khazanah Research Institute
20 - 25 years old
Min 3 months, Mon - Fri
Completed Bachelor’s Degree
KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Kota Damansara Community Forest Society
16 - 25 years old
Min 1 week, Sat & Sun
Completed Secondary School
Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Primarily on-site, some online volunteering
Free
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Langur Project Penang
18 - 25 years old
Min 2 months, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Any education level
Bukit Mertajam & Teluk Bahang, Penang
On-site & online volunteering
RM 350/pax per month
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Malayan Rainforest Station
18 - 25 years old
Min 1 week (Flexible)
Any education level
Merapoh, Pahang
On-site & online volunteering
RM550/pax per week
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Malaysian Primatological Society
18 - 25 years old
Min 2 months, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Completed Bachelor’s Degree
Langkawi, Kedah; Segari, Perak; Kenyir, Terengganu
On-site volunteering only
Free
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Perbadanan Taman Negeri Perak
16 - 25 years old
Min 2 weeks (Mon - Fri)
Completed secondary school
Royal Belum, Gerik, Perak
On-site volunteering only
RM500/pax per month
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Perlis Nature & Wildlife
18 - 25 years old
Min 1 week, Mon, Tue, Sat & Sun
Any education level
Wang Kelian, Perlis
On-site volunteering only
Paid
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PetFinder.my
18 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Flexible
Any education level
Selangor
Online volunteering only
Free
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Reef Check Malaysia
16 - 25 years old
Min 3 months, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Any education level
Kuala Lumpur
Online volunteering only
Free
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Persatuan Pelindung Harimau Malaysia (Rimau)
16 - 25 years old
Min 2 weeks, Mon - Fri
Any education level
Bukit Tunku, Kuala Lumpur
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Roots & Shoots Malaysia
16 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon -Fri (Flexible)
Any education level
Petaling Jaya, Selangor
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Sea Turtle Research Unit (SEATRU)
18 - 25 years old
Min 1 week (Every day for 1 week)
Any education level
Pulau Redang, Terengganu
On-site volunteering only
RM500
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Tanoti Sdn. Bhd.
16 - 25 years old
Min 2 months, Mon - Sun (Flexible)
Completed pre-university education
Kuching, Sarawak
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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The Datai Pledge (under The Datai Langkawi)
20 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon - Fri
Completed Bachelor’s Degree
Langkawi, Kedah
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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The Habitat Foundation
20 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon - Fri
Bachelor's Degree Completed
Penang Hill, Penang
On-site & online volunteering
Free
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Tropical Rainforest Conservation and Research Centre (TRCRC)
20 - 25 years old
KL (HQ) - Min 1 month, Mon - Fri
Merisuli - Min 2 weeks, Mon - Fri
Completed Pre-University
TTDI, Kuala Lumpur (HQ); Gerik, Perak; Merisuli, Lahad Datu, Sabah
Mainly online until further notice
Volunteer at KL (HQ) – Free
Volunteer at Merisuli – RM70/pax/day
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Treks Events
21 - 25 years old
Min 1 week, Mon - Fri
Any education level
Genting Highlands, Pahang
On-site volunteering only
RM150
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TTDI Edible Community Garden
20 - 25 years old
Min 2 months, Tue, Thu & Sat
Any education level
TTDI, Kuala Lumpur
On-site volunteering only
Free
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Turtle Conservation Society
18 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Sun - Thu
Any education level
Kemaman, Terrenganu
On-site volunteering only (Females only unless from Chukai)
RM10/pax/day + RM105 one-time membership
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Water Watch Penang
18 - 25 years old
Min 1 month, Mon - Sat (Flexible)
Any education level
Multiple locations, Penang; Bukit Kiara, Kuala Lumpur
On-site & online Volunteering
Free
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