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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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Support for a New School Year in Gaza

Alumni in the West Bank help kick off the new school year in Gaza!
Ebola Awareness Campaign in Liberia

Ebola Awareness Campaign in Liberia

Liberian alumni launch a month-long campaign to raise Ebola awareness.
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.