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SYA Vietnam Gap Year

SYA Vietnam is the only SYA program offered to gap year students.  The application deadline for our gap year program in Vietnam is April 15, 2012.  Apply now.

If you choose to attend SYA Vietnam for your gap year, you will:

    • Have the typical SYA experience: carefully selected host families, group travel, and language/cultural immersion.Vietnam gap year

    • Broaden your knowledge of the developing world through a unique curriculum focused on environmental science,  economics and service learning.

    • Study Vietnamese language, history, and culture, and put it to practical use at your service learning project or internship.

    • Trek through the mountains, marvel at Buddhist shrines, take Vietnamese cooking lessons on a boat and swim on gorgeous coasts.

    • Gain real life work experience, when you intern with local organizations such as local media outlets, schools, non-profits focused on youth, and small and international businesses.

Spending your gap year at SYA Vietnam will help you prepare for the real world while you learn, grow, and have amazing adventures.  To learn more, please contact Lauren Jerr at ljerr@sya.org, or 978-725-6828 ext 618. Or, start your application now.

"Going to SYA Vietnam has opened doors for me in college which has led to research programs, campus leadership positions and connections to countless individuals. I simply cannot stress how much of a game-changer taking this step was for me, and I would strongly encourage any high school grad to consider how life changing it could be."  
 
           
 - Helene, SYA France '08, SYA Vietnam '10

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