Kirby Capen was an AFS Returnee to Ghana eager to spread the AFS mission of intercultural communication and peace. Kirby became an active member of the AFS NYC Metro & Hudson Valley Area Team upon completion of her AFS program.  In memory of Kirby, the AFS NYC Metro & Hudson Valley Area Team has established a scholarship to support a student accepted to go on an AFS program.

Scholarship Type:  Merit-based
Scholarship Value: $1,000
Available Scholarship(s): One (1) award
Applicable Programs: AFS Year, Semester, Summer or Global Prep Programs
Application Deadline: April 1, 2020 – must be accepted to go on an AFS program before applying

Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

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Scholarship Questions? Please contact Elinor Levy at [email protected]