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.
Are you an American high school student? Learn about YES Abroad.
Scholarships for secondary school students to study abroad in the United States of America!
Students, select your country below.
The goals of the YES Alumni Program are to expand on and practice what YES students have learned about volunteerism, community service and citizen responsibility during their exchange year. Learn more about events, opportunities, and resources.