The YES Abroad program is an innovative high school student exchange program between Americans and people from countries with significant Muslim populations. Sixty-five full scholarships are available to American high school students to live with host families and study for one academic year in countries that may include: Bosnia, Egypt, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mali, Morocco, South Africa, Thailand, Tunisia and Turkey.
The YES Abroad scholarship application for 2014-15 academic year programs is available online. Visit the YES Abroad website at www.yes-abroad.org to learn more about the program, eligibility requirements and how to apply. Payton students have participated in this program in the past, so don’t miss out on this great opportunity!
The application deadline for 2014-15 programs is January 9, 2014.