AFS Project: Change 2019 Winners

Congratulations to:

Calista H. from California, the Grand Prize Winner of AFS Project: Change 2019!

Calista’s impressive project proposal aims to ensure access to clean water and proper waste disposal in Ghana.
Read her outstanding proposal


Additional Winners

Sravya G. from Washington
Tomatoes and Power Plants in China

Guinevere K. from Minnesota
TehuelCHANGE, Argentine Native Language Recovery in Argentina

Laura J. from California
Sanctuary in Kenya

Ali C. from Arizona
Political (Gender) Parity in Ghana



These five Project: Change winners will all receive full scholarships to go to Ghana this July!


There, along with other participants on the Ghana Global Prep program, they will assess and workshop Calista’s proposal with an NGO/community partner (to be announced soon), learn principles and practices of sustainable international development and changemaking, and cultivate their global citizenship through intercultural exchange.

Want to join an impactful Global Prep program this summer? You still can!

Apply by May 1


Thank you to all our amazing entrants for submitting such thoughtful, well-researched projects in support of the UN Sustainable Development Goals! The empathy and creative problem-solving skills you demonstrated in your proposals are essential for a more just and peaceful world.