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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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YES Alumna in Bahrain Builds Strong Interfaith Bonds Continue >
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Morocco Profiles for the Interfaith Harmony Workshop Continue >
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YES Libya Alumnus Prepares for Interfaith Adventures Continue >
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YES Alumni create Interfaith Dialogue Initiatives Continue >
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Building Interfaith Trust in Pakistan Continue >
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Empowering Women Survivors of Ebola in Sierra Leone Continue >

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Impacting over 8500 participants
Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund 2016!

Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund 2016!

Applications will be open from February 9-March 9, 2016!
YES Alumni Webinar: Crowdfunding

YES Alumni Webinar: Crowdfunding

Learn how to use crowdfunding to fund your next alumni project- February 12 at 10am EST!
Building Interfaith Trust in Pakistan

Building Interfaith Trust in Pakistan

Rida is working on building interfaith trust in her community!
Empowering Women Survivors of Ebola in Sierra Leone

Empowering Women Survivors of Ebola in Sierra Leone

A business workshop for female survivors helps them get back on their feet.
Morocco Profiles for the Interfaith Harmony Workshop

Morocco Profiles for the Interfaith Harmony Workshop

Four interfaith stories from YES and YES Abroad participants in Morocco.