2020 Travel Program

About the 2020 Exchange Program

The GYAP 2020 Travel Destinations

We're celebrating 11 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 current GYAP travel destinations include: South Africa, Germany, South Korea, Canada and the People's Republic of China. 

Preliminary details are below:


Complete our online INTEREST APPLICATION to join us; Monthly installment plans are available. For more information, please CONTACT US HERE.  



SOUTH AFRICA

JOHANNESBURG AND CAPE TOWN

  • Theme: “Examining Race Relations in the United States and South Africa: Where do we go from here?”
  • Travel Dates: June 06 - June 18, 2020
  • 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  


CHINA

PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

  • Theme: "Exploring Our Economy and the East"
  • Travel Dates: June 18 - June 30, 2020
  • 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 KOREA

SEOUL AND DAEGU

  • Theme: “Examining American Foreign Policy in the Korean Peninsula”
  • Travel Dates: July 20 - July 31
  • 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

NUREMBURG AND MUNICH

  • Theme: “Promoting Transatlantic Relations: A Peer-to-Peer Exchange”
  • Travel Dates: July 16 - July 28, 2020 
  • 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


CANADA

  • Theme: "Exploring more of North America"
  • Travel Dates: July 18 - July 30, 2020
  • Travel Cost: $2,700

Student Benefits: Round trip to Canada, hotel accommodations, most meals, ground transportation, entrance fees to museums, flight insurance, Global Leadership Academy, and service learning activities. 

APPLY HERE FOR DESTINATION: CANADA