The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad Program

Questions? Email YES Abroad at or call (800) 237-4636 x2151. The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is offering American high school students and recent graduates full scholarships to study for one academic year in countries with significant Muslim populations. For the… Read More

NSLI for Youth – Scholarship to Study Language Abroad

The National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) program was launched in 2006 to promote critical language learning among American youth. The U.S. Department of State, in cooperation with American Councils for International Education, awards and administers merit-based scholarships to high school students for participation in summer and academic year immersion programs in locations where… Read More

Rustic Pathways Info Event in San Francisco, Mar. 12

We’re coming to San Francisco on Tuesday! Join us next week on Tuesday, March 12 for a get-together and learn what it’s like to travel with us. Meet Rustic staff (like Chris Stakich, our CEO, and Andrea Bouch, our Foundation Director), Rustic alumni, and Bay Area families interested in traveling with us this summer. The event will be… Read More

Steam for Social Change: A Gap Year Bridging Hi-Tech and Social Entrepreneurship at Hebrew University

In August 2019 the Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem will launch a new program, STEAM for Social Change: Bridging Hi Tech and Social Entrepreneurship in partnership with the Carmel 6000 Development Center. Carmel 6000 is a technology incubator and works in partnership with Cisco, Microsoft, Intel and other major tech companies. Together, they… Read More

Abbey Road Programs: summer study abroad & pre-college programs

Abbey Road Programs is a boutique overseas educator that specializes in the experiential, individualized teaching of language immersion, the arts, history, business, journalism and cultural studies in Spain, France, Italy, Germany, England, Greece and Canada. We additionally facilitate College/SAT/ACT preparatory and Diplomatic Leadership programs at Suffolk University in Boston. Abbey Road prides itself in its unique… Read More

Interested in traveling to Costa Rica this summer?

Are you also interested in community service and making friends in another country? Read more about this unique trip at We are offering two trips this summer!   Trip One will travel to Costa Rica July 1st – July 16th Trip Two will travel to Costa Rica July 16th – July 31st Come to… Read More