Youth For Understanding USA (YFU USA) offers hundreds of scholarships for high school students to study abroad in Japan for six weeks this summer. Students live with carefully selected host families, learn and practice their Japanese language, and experience Japan firsthand!
Qualified applicants are needed for the following summer programs to Japan:
- Japan-US Senate Youth Exchange
- Japan-American Friendship Scholars
- Okinawa Peace Scholarship
Please visit www.yfu-usa.org for more scholarship information and an on-line application. Students may also reach YFU USA’s Admissions staff at 1.800.TEENAGE should they have questions regarding our scholarships or application process. The scholarship deadline is February 1st.