The US Embassy in Dhaka has opened application for the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) programme for the 2021-2022 session.
Students are required to submit their application by November 15, 2020, says a press release.
The YES program, sponsored by the US Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, provides scholarships for Bangladeshi high school students, grades 8 to 11 with strong academic records. Selected students spend one academic year in the United States, living with American host families, studying at American high schools.
The YES scholarship programme is merit-based and open at no cost to all applicants aged between 15-17.
Detailed application instructions can be downloaded here: https://iearnbd.org/
For the application form visit the Embassy site
For additional questions, e-mail at [email protected] or [email protected].