SELECTION PROCESS

As the quality of your experience is important to us, the number of participants per community is limited. This allows us to give personal support and attention to each accepted participant.

We encourage you to apply as early as possible as timing is a key consideration! Once you apply for the program, your application form will be automatically forwarded to the local coordinator in your community. The coordinator will contact you and arrange an interview with you and your host / host family in April and early May. Once interviewed and verification that you and your host / host family meet the program criteria, participants will then enter the eligible pool of candidates. Confirmation of student selection happens as early as late April and, at the very latest, by the beginning of June.

Please have these documents available for us at the time of your interview:

  1. Three (3) completed reference forms from supervisors who have observed your work performance (employers, teachers, coaches, community leaders).
  2. Your birth certificate or government ID showing proof of age. 

At the interview you will also be asked to sign the application forms you filled out online.

For additional information, consult the Student Guide here.

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