• Rotary Have you ever thought about what it would be like to be a Foreign Exchange Student?

  • How about the opportunity to travel to another country to learn about their society and culture?
  • Do you have some language interest or skills you would like to further develop?
  • ​Are you looking for a little adventure and an opportunity to push yourself beyond your comfort zone?


PURSUE A DREAM - MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Rotary is recruiting interested students for short and long-term student exchange programs.  If the idea intrigues you, talk to your parents, attend the upcoming information meeting, and BE PREPARED TO ACT QUICKLY - TIME IS RUNNING SHORT, especially for the long-term exchange program applications.  The process of being chosen is competitive.  The calendar for the 2017/2018 Program Year:

​Sep 20, 2017 - Informational meeting for interested students and their parents at the Waupaca High School

​Sep 29, 2017 - Deadline to file a Preliminary Application

​Oct 4, 2017 - Applicant in-person interviews at the Waupaca High School

​Early Oct 2017 - Successful student applicants are selected

Oct 13-15 - Mandatory orientation conference for selected applicants in Minocqua, WI

​Oct 2017 - Aug 2018 RYE Training

Winter 2018 - Winter RYE Conference

​August 2018 - Begin your 11 month exchange experience!

MORE INFORMATION


Click on the appropriate symbol to download the following documents:


​​                         RYE Application Information Overview


​                         Sep 20, 2017 Informational Meeting Flyer


​                         RYE Preliminary Application (Due Sep 29, 2017!)


​                         RYE Financial Agreement (for information only)



ROTARY YOUTH EXCHANGE - 2017/2018 PROGRAM YEAR

INFORMATIONAL MEETING!

WEDNESDAY, SEP 20, 2017

Join us for an informational meeting to learn more!  This is informational ONLY - does not commit you.  Be sure to bring one or both parents​​​.

Date: September 20, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm

Location: Waupaca High School Community Room

PRELIMINARY APPLICATION DUE SEP 29, 2017!

Download the Preliminary Application and submit it to:


​Mr. Jeff Dolski

Guidance Office

​Waupaca High School

QUESTIONS?

Contact: Henry Veleker, RYE Outbound Coordinator

Home: 715.258.7457

Cell: 715.258.6248

Email: hveleker@cityofwaupaca.org or velekers@gmail.com

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