Results are Tagged with "Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange & Study (YES) Abroad"

Assistant Secretary Marie Royce on the Passing of Senator Lugar

“The U.S. Department of State and all those touched by the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program mourn the passing of the great Senator Richard Lugar.

From Exchange Student to Doctor after Host Family Experience

Young man stands next to an older man and woman all with arms around each other

Learn how Muawi’s host family forever changed his life.

YES ABROAD: Indonesia with Baillie

YES Abroad Indonesia

Join Baillie, on her year abroad in Indonesia as part of the YES Abroad program.

YES ABROAD: South Africa with Jack

YES Abroad South Africa

Visit Jack, on his year abroad in South Africa as part of the YES Abroad program.

YES ABROAD: Macedonia with Natalia

YES Abroad Macedonia

Follow Natalia during her year abroad in Macedonia, as part of the YES Abroad program.

YES ABROAD: Thailand with Brandon

YES Abroad Thailand

Join Brandon, as he reflects on his year abroad in Thailand, as part of the YES Abroad program.

Yes Abroad: Make the World Your Classroom

The YES Abroad program provides merit-based scholarships for eligible high school students to develop a perspective of a Muslim culture first-hand.

Study Abroad in High School with the U.S. Department of State

Calling all U.S. High School Students! Did you know you can study abroad with a U.S. Department of State scholarship?

Top 5 Ways for High School Educators to Promote Study Abroad

Less than 10% of U.S. students study abroad, and very few of these students are in high school. Yet, studying abroad early builds global competencies such as language and cross-cultural skills, maturity, and clarity about one's post-secondary education and career. Learn how to help high school students achieve their dreams of studying abroad.

Finding Her Voice in Bosnia

Katie’s passion for culture, language, and food was a perfect fit in Bosnia.