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Be a Cultural Ambassador for Yemen to the USA!

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YES! Be a Cultural Ambassador for Yemen to the USA!

YES!

Be a Cultural Ambassador for Yemen to the USA!

The U.S. Embassy in Sana’a and AMIDEAST are pleased to announce a one-year scholarship for secondary school students in Yemen – the prestigious

Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program.

 

The U.S. Embassy in Sana’a and AMIDEAST are pleased to announce a one-year scholarship for secondary school students in Yemen – the prestigious

                     Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program

Eligible candidates must:

  • Reside in Yemen and possess Yemeni citizenship
  • Have reached a grade level of at least 9, 10 or 11
  • Score 50 or higher on the Secondary Level English Proficiency (SLEP) test
  • Demonstrate flexibility and a commitment to cross-cultural understanding
  • Be 15 years of age by August 1, 2012 and no older than 18.5 years old by August 1, 2012
  • Commit to pre-departure activities, including EL study, community service activities, and skills training, starting in December 2011 and continuing until July 2012; and
  • Display an excellent academic record and at least a “good” in core subjects for the past three years and in the year preceding travel

 

Application Deadline:  Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 4 P.M.

For more information:

AMIDEAST Sana’a

Off Algiers (by Tunisian Embassy), Sana’a

Telefax: (01) 400-279/80/81

E-mail: scholarships-sanaa@amideast.org

Contact: Ms. Entlak Al-Absi

AMIDEAST Aden

162 Miswat Street, Khormaksar, Aden

Telefax: (02) 235-069/70/71

E-mail: testing-aden@amideast.org

Contact: Ms. Fatima Gulam

2 Comments

  • I hope there should be more clarifications about the eligibility as well as requirements in order to comprehend it well.. Thanking your efforts which open a large scope of hope in front of us..