The 2017-2018 program is no longer accepting new applicants. Register to be notified when the 2018-2019 application becomes available.
Program LengthU.S. Academic Year
Eligibility and Application OverviewPublic applications are accepted.
Eligibility details for the 2018-2019 program.
- Must be a U.S. citizen
- 15-18.5 years of age at start of program, applicants must be born between December 24, 1999 and June 24, 2003
- Enrolled in high school (including home school) at the time of application
- For the following countries, prior French skills are required: Morocco, Senegal
- The YES Abroad program seeks applicants of all racial, ethnic, religious, socio-economic backgrounds, and sexual orientations.
The 2017-2018 program is no longer accepting new applicants. The 2018-2019 application will become available in the fall of 2017.