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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. 

 

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Livestream of YESTalks: April 23, 2015

Livestream of YESTalks: April 23, 2015

Watch YESTalks: A Global Citizen's Journey live from Tunisia, April 23, 2015 from 1-5pm CET!
Global Youth Service Day 2015

Global Youth Service Day 2015

GYSD will take place from April 17-19, 2015!
Team Basel

Team Basel

Since his YES year, Basel has started a debate team and done more than 500 hours of community service!
March 2015 YES Student of the Month: Joey Dagher

March 2015 YES Student of the Month: Joey Dagher

Joey from Lebanon has been selected as the YES Student of the Month for March!
Youth Tech Camp- Simply Unforgettable

Youth Tech Camp- Simply Unforgettable

Muhammad learned how to use social media to create change at PH International's Youth Tech Camp.