Faces of America

Diversity Scholarships to Study Abroad

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AFS-USA Faces of America provides high-achieving students from low-income families a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study abroad. By partnering with community-based organizations in underrepresented communities, FoA has awarded scholarships to more than 1,100 outstanding teenagers and introduced them to a world of possibilities.

150 students were supported with a Faces of America Scholarship in 2014

Students were recruited from communities in Boston, Chicago, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, and New Jersey

Elijah My experience was far more in depth than the quick one-word answer I give to people when they ask me- unbelievable.- Elijah, Chicago IL to Thailand Meet our Scholars

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