Rotary Youth Exchange is administered by Rotary clubs and districts.With more than 30,000 clubs worldwide, Rotary clubs have an extensive network of volunteers ready to ensure the necessary support for the program. Rotary clubs have sponsored successful international youth exchanges for more than 30 years.
Please have a look at the pamphlet for more information.
Who is eligible?
Rotary Youth Exchange programs are open to qualified students ages 15-19, relatives of Rotarians and non-Rotarians alike. To qualify, applicants should be above-average students who have demonstrated leadership in their community.
Candidates should also possess qualities, such as flexibility and a willingness to try new things, that will enable them to fully experience life in another country and become excellent cultural ambassadors. All applicants must be sponsored by a local Rotary club and complete a written application and oral interview.