The Cultural Explorer Merit Scholarship is available for students interested in studying abroad for a year in Bosnia & Herzegovina, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Latvia, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Thailand or Turkey.
- Deadline to apply is 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on March 3, 2016.
- No previous language experience is required.
- Eight to ten awards will be given.
- Scholarships can be combined with Global Leaders Need-Based awards.
- A selection committee of AFS staff and volunteers will review applications to select scholarship recipients.
- Scholarship application materials submitted after March 3, 2016, will not be considered.
- Scholarship results will be announced in late March.