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Apply for the mobility program for teenagers or young people abroad!

If you are a high school student or 18+ from Greece or Cyprus, you have the chance to discover the #AFSeffect! With 76 years of experience in connecting people through intercultural projects, AFS provides an authentic and rich experience. Our projects are made possible by trained local factors (volunteers, supporters, etc.) and the AFS national office in each country. AFS staff, volunteers and host families will welcome you into a second home!

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Win a scholarship!

Claim one of the 17 scholarships out of a total of 48 spots secured by AFS Greece & Cyprus for high school students for the school year 2024-2025. The scholarships are for the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Austria, Brazil, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Germany, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Latvia, Sweden, Tunisia, Turkey, Uruguay, Spain and the USA.

Scholarships will be awarded based on social, financial and academic criteria and a significant bonus will be awarded to applicants who include their family in the AFS Global Families program (hosting exchange students from abroad).

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Host a student from abroad!

Become an AFS Global Family by hosting one or two of the students we are welcoming in our country! AFS students stand out for their open-mindedness, their passion to make a difference and their willingness to experience a new culture! Introduce them to Greek culture and your way of life while enriching your own family and welcome the world… in your home!

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How can I become an AFSer?

You’ve explored AFS programs online or met us in person. Now you are ready to apply! Here's what to expect on your intercultural journey with AFS:
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Find a program and start applying

Our application is thorough because us knowing some key things about you will help us make your AFS experience amazing. If you’re stuck, ask us anything!

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You’ve been selected!

Not everyone becomes an AFS student. Your application, interviews and recommendations tell us how ready you are for an international student exchange. Now the fun begins!

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Attend your AFS Orientation Session

AFS orientation sessions (before, during and after your program) will help you navigate personal and cultural growth opportunities while you’re abroad.

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Jump on a plane and meet the world

Dedicated AFS volunteers, host families, and staff are prepared to make your AFS experience an intercultural learning adventure you’ll never forget.

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