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YES & YES Abroad

The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program, funded by the U.S. Department of State, provides scholarships for secondary school students (age 15-17) from countries with significant Muslim populations to spend one academic year in the United States. Scholarships for the YES Abroad program are also available to U.S. citizens attending high school (age 15-18) to spend one academic year in select countries.

 

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Alumna Participates in Model African Union Continue >
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YES Alumni Webinar: Making an Environmental Impact in Your Community Continue >
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18 Tanzanian Students to Participate in YES Program this Year Continue >
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Sierra Leone Teambuilding Workshop for Alumni Continue >
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English Language Teaching Workshops with iEARN and YES Alumni Pakistan Continue >
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Making a Change for Good in our World Continue >

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Say "YES" to an International Student, Become a Host Family

Bring more understanding into the world; begin with your own family & community!
English Language Teaching Workshops with iEARN and YES Alumni Pakistan

English Language Teaching Workshops with iEARN and YES Alumni Pakistan

Over 100 teachers join English Teaching sessions.
Sierra Leone Teambuilding Workshop for Alumni

Sierra Leone Teambuilding Workshop for Alumni

Amadu G. Kabia facilitates leadership and teambuilding workshop for alumni.
Making a Change for Good in our World

Making a Change for Good in our World

Hussein Zaitoon improves life for children and other vulnerable groups in his community.
Welcome Home Event for New YES Alumni in the West Bank

Welcome Home Event for New YES Alumni in the West Bank

A fresh batch of alumni in the West Bank are initated into the alumni network!