Upload the seven items listed below to your online application.
- Program Specific Application [PDF]
- Character Reference [PDF]
- Dear Host Family Letter
- One-page intro letter to prospective families describing your experience, interests, and motivation for joining the program.
Optional but Recommended: Self-Intro Video
- Share a short (30 to 60 seconds) self-intro video on YouTube. Be creative!
After you apply, you will need to provide the following additional documents:
Medical Report [PDF]
Most Recent Diploma or College Transcripts
Background Check: Once accepted you’ll be invited to submit a criminal background check. It’s free and can be done online.
Passport Picture Page Copy (Your passport must be valid at least 6 months past your proposed program end date.)
Photos: A few photos (preferably saved into a PDF) to give prospective families a sense of your personality.
Proof of Insurance: Before traveling, all participants must possess international accident and sickness insurance that includes evacuation/repatriation coverage. We’ll share affordable options for you to consider. convenience. You may wait until your placement is confirmed before emailing us proof of coverage.
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