Are you interested in studying abroad and becoming a ‘Youth Ambassador’ through the YES Abroad program?
The YES Abroad program is part of an international movement for peace through study abroad. To study abroad in the United States on the YES program, click here.
Funded by the U.S. Department of State, the YES Abroad program offers sixty-five full scholarships for American high school students to live with host families and study for one academic year in countries that include: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Macedonia, Malaysia, Morocco, Philippines, Senegal, Thailand, and Turkey.* The YES Abroad program is an innovative merit-based high school student exchange program between Americans and people from countries with significant Muslim populations.
To learn more about the program and our eligibility requirements, please visit www.yes-abroad.org.
Applications for the 2016 – 2017 academic program year are due on December 1, 2015.
Learn more about the program by reading student stories and visiting our social media pages:
Please feel free to contact us with any questions. We look forward to receiving your YES Abroad application!
The YES Abroad Team