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2021 Travel Program

About the 2021 Exchange Program

The GYAP 2021 Travel Destinations

Since international borders are closed due to COVID19, travel is postponed.  Checkout our Global Leadership Academy or other opportunities on our website.  Complete our online INTEREST APPLICATION for future travel opportunities.

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We're celebrating 12 years of global leadership programming for high school students to travel across the globe. Our participants are afforded an amazing opportunity to foster transatlantic relationships with their peers in a variety of countries around the world. The 2021 GYAP travel destinations include: South Africa, Germany, South Korea, Canada and the People's Republic of China. 

Preliminary details are below:


CANADA 2021 

International borders are closed due to COVID19, travel is postponed. 

  • Theme: "Exploring more of North America"
  • Travel Dates: TBD
  • Application Deadline Jan 31, 2020
  • Travel Cost: $2,700

Student Benefits: Round trip to Canada - Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City and Halifax. Hotel accommodations, most meals, ground transportation, entrance fees to museums, flight insurance. Global Leadership Academy and service learning activities .

APPLY HERE FOR DESTINATION: CANADA 


CHINA 2021

International borders are closed due to COVID19, travel is postponed. 

PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

  • Theme: "Exploring Our Economy and the East"
  • Travel Dates: TBD
  • Travel Cost: $3,700

Student Benefits: Round trip to the People's Republic of China, hotel accommodations, most meals, ground transportation, entrance fees to museums, flight insurance, Global Leadership Academy, and service learning activities. 

APPLY HERE FOR DESTINATION: CHINA 


SOUTH AFRICA 2021

International borders are closed due to COVID19, travel is postponed. 

JOHANNESBURG AND CAPE TOWN

  • Theme: “Examining Race Relations in the United States and South Africa: Where do we go from here?”
  • Travel Dates: TBD
  • Travel Costs:  $4,200

Student Benefits: Visit Civil Rights museums, learn history of the Civil Rights and Anti-Apartheid movements, diplomacy training, flights to/within South Africa, service learning, and homestay with local family. 

APPLY HERE FOR DESTINATION SOUTH AFRICA  


SOUTH KOREA 2021

International borders are closed due to COVID19, travel is postponed. 

SEOUL AND DAEGU

  • Theme: “Examining American Foreign Policy in the Korean Peninsula”
  • Travel Dates: TBD
  • Travel Cost: $3,700

Student Benefits: Round trip to South Korea, hotel accommodations, most meals, ground transportation, entrance fees to museums, flight insurance, Global Leadership Academy, and service learning and language activities. Visit Korean companies, leadership summit, service learning.

APPLY HERE FOR DESTINATION: SOUTH KOREA


GERMANY 2021

International borders are closed due to COVID19, travel is postponed. 

NUREMBURG AND MUNICH

  • Theme: “Promoting Transatlantic Relations: A Peer-to-Peer Exchange”
  • Travel Dates: TBD 
  • Travel Cost: $3,100

Student Benefits: Learn German language, history and culture, visit German companies and museums, leadership and service learning, flight to Germany, travel within Germany, and homestay with local family. 

APPLY HERE FOR DESTINATION: GERMANY