- Listing Type: Gap Year Programs
- Destinations: Bulgaria, Egypt, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Malaysia, Morocco, Senegal, Thailand, Turkey, United States, Philippines, Bosnia, Multiple Locations
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Credit Awarded: None
- Program Length: Academic Year
- Start Month: July, August, September
- Category: Travel/Cultural Immersion
- Selective: No
- Gender: Coed
- Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
- Housing: Homestay
- Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships
- Minimum Cost: Free
The YES Abroad program is a fantastic opportunity for students to travel abroad and experience a new culture.
This program is open to current US high school students and recent graduates who wish to study for an academic year in a foreign country. If accepted, their merit based scholarship will cover their travel expenses for their trip. Some of the destinatinos may include Bulgaria, Egypt, Jordan, Ghana, Turkey, Thailand. Students may also have the opportunity to explore Senegal, the Philippines, Morocco, Malaysia, Indonesia, India, and Ghana. During their stay, they will live with a host family and attend a local school. Students will surely walk away from this experience with new friends, knowledge of a foreign culture, and unforgettable experiences.