Cultural Exchanges

Youth Ambassadors

The Youth Ambassadors (YA) Program is a three-week exchange for high school youth (ages 15-18) and adult educators focused on civic education, community service, and youth leadership development. Subthemes include human rights, multiculturalism, social justice, and social transformation. This program is funded by the U.S. Department of State. Click here to know more about this program (Spanish)

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

The Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, is looking for 250 young entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Caribbean to bring to the United States for business and social entrepreneurship training in October and November 2016. Click here to know more about this program (Spanish) or (English)

OneBeat – Musical and cultural exchange

OneBeat brings musicians (ages 19-35) from around the world to the U.S. for one month each fall to collaboratively write, produce, and perform original music, and develop strategies for arts-based social engagement. Click here to know more about this program (Spanish) or (English)