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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. 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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Scholarship for Advanced Degree Awarded to Philippines Alumna

Scholarship for Advanced Degree Awarded to Philippines Alumna

Carla Dela Cruz prepares for a Master’s Degree in special education.
Sharing Culture through Food

Sharing Culture through Food

Nassim prepares a traditional meal to share with his host family.
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Update on "Education for Everyone" Alumni Grant Project

Muhammad shares his progress so far in Balochistan.
Opening Minds as a Cultural Ambassador

Opening Minds as a Cultural Ambassador

Ramsha from Pakistan reflects on 9/11 and the importance of cultural exchange.