An opportunity for your students to live with American host families and attend U.S. high schools – for free:
The competition for scholarships is conducted by American Councils for International Education.
Eligibility Requirements – 2014-2015 Academic Year Program:
- Proficient in English
- Currently enrolled in first or second grade
- Citizen of Republic of Serbia or Republic of Montenegro
- Meet US J-1 Visa Requirements for high school students
- Born after January 1, 1997 and before July 15, 1999
- Have not spent more than 3 months of the past 5 years in the US
- Demonstrate leadership potential
- Desire to contribute to community upon return
- Students with disabilities who were born between March 15, 1996 and July 15, 1999 and who are not in the last year of secondary school are eligible for the competition
- If an applicant or any other immediate family member has applied at any time to emigrate to the United States or if any other immediate adult family member (whether estranged or not) is a U.S. citizen or green card holder, it may impact negatively on my child’s final selection for the A-SMYLE Program.