AFS offers both full and partial scholarships to a range of destinations. Scholarships are available for AFS Intensive Programs, Semester Programs and Year Programs to students seeking a life-defining experience abroad.
Competition for scholarships varies and recipients are selected on merit using a variety of factors including cultural awareness, community involvement and consistent academic achievement and commitment.
What are you looking to apply for?
- Program Discounts
There are a variety of program discounts available, including family discounts.
- Corporate Scholarships
These scholarships are offered by corporate sponsors and have very specific eligibility criteria in regards to which students can apply (usually these are only available to students with family members who are employees of those companies).
- Public Scholarships
These scholarships are offered by corporate sponsors or AFS, and are open to any student, so long as they meet the general eligibility criteria for AFS programs.
What if I don’t receive a scholarship?
Hundreds of candidates apply yearly for a scholarship, unfortunately, not everyone can be awarded one. Though you may not be granted a scholarship, but still pursues to study abroad, contact the AFS Sending Team to discuss your options for an exchange program and its relevant program fees.