Do you want to be a Nyah Project Fellow?
You have a positive attitude and are excited about new experiences, new cultures, new people, and of course, travel.
You are teen residing in Miami-Dade County, Florida, and are between 15 – 18 years old.
You have demonstrated a record of volunteerism in your community through extracurricular activities and non-school affiliated services projects.
You have a financial need or economic disadvantage and/or your total annual family income is below $75,000.
You are currently enrolled in high school and have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
You have a U.S. passport that is valid for at least 12 months from June 1st of the year for which you are seeking a fellowship, or you will apply for a U.S. passport by the application deadline.
You can meet all Program Deadlines (see below).
Your parents/guardians complete all applicable written consent and release forms as well as eSign your online application.
All in-country accommodations and meals
Cultural excursions and service learning activities
In-country support and travel chaperones
Group travel and medical insurance
Mandatory vaccinations (as applicable)
Application Instructions & Deadlines
The application period for the 2017 Nyah Fellowship Program closed at 11:59 PM EST on January 23, 2017. Nyah Project online applications will re-open for the 2018 Nyah Fellowship Program during the fall of 2017. If you have any questions about the application, please contact our team via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.