Apr 28, 2021

Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program

  • Crimson Education
  • South Africa
Competition Skill Building


Students live with host families, attend high school, engage in activities to learn about American society and values, acquire leadership skills, and educate Americans about their countries and cultures.

Very specific to Islam and wanting to create experiences across faith to ensure tolerance for other religions.

Program provides scholarships for high school students (ages 15-17 years) from countries with significant Muslim populations to spend up to one academic year in the United States.

Programme runs in the US, selected states and cities.

For more information visit the official site here







Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Application Deadline

N/A Ongoing events

Age Range

15 to 17 years old



Participation Cost

Scholarship is provided to students who apply and can motivate for acceptance, spending money is needed for other activities

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

Leadership qualities, grit and a willingness to share and build relationships

Time Commitment

1 year in the US (US specific academic year)