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2021 Travel Program

About the 2021 Exchange Program

The GYAP 2021 Travel Destinations

The GYAP 2021 Travel Destinations

Complete our online INTEREST APPLICATION for 2021 travel opportunities. Checkout  Global Leadership Academy and other leadership opportunities on our website.  For more information, please CONTACT US HERE.  

 


We're celebrating 13 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: Canada, Germany, Israel, South Africa, and South Korea. 

 


CANADA 2021 

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

  • Theme: "Exploring Black Migration from the United States to Canada"
  • Travel Dates: July 11 - 20
  • 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 


ISRAEL 2021

 

Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Elat, Sea of Galilee, Dead Sea

  • Theme: "Strengthening Black - Jewish Relations"
  • Travel Dates: July 11 - 31
  • Travel Cost: $4,500

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

APPLY HERE FOR DESTINATION: ISRAEL 


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

SEOUL AND DAEGU

  • Theme: “Examining American Foreign Policy in the Korean Peninsula”
  • Travel Dates: July 11-22
  • 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

NUREMBURG AND MUNICH

  • Theme: “Promoting Transatlantic Relations: A Peer-to-Peer Exchange”
  • Travel Dates: July 11 - 20 
  • 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