Long-term Exchange (Full Year)

 

ESTIMATED COSTS 2014 - 15 SCHOOL YEAR

LONG TERM ROTARY INTERNATIONAL OUTBOUND YOUTH  EXCHANGE PROGRAM
 District 5830          

 

Applications due by January 1, 2014
 

Available countries include Germany, Belgium, France, Spain, Thailand, Brazil and others.

Go to www.SCRYE.org for additional information, inquiry, and application forms.

1.     Registration / Application Fee:  Payable to District 5830                                      $  650

      $350 due at time of district interview with balance due in 30 days.

Includes District orientation meetings, June five-day outbound SCRYE

summer orientation camp, Rebound camp at conclusion of exchange,  

administration costs, Business cards, Trading pins, Name badge. Shirt.

2.     Passport – based on  2010 costs ($110 plus $25 handling fee)                            $  135

3.     VISA     Approximate   ($200 to $500 depending on country)                               $  350

4.     Health Insurance Policy with coverage approved by Rotary International       $  761

                                                                                                                                                     

5.     Navy Blue Blazer – buy a size large to cover sweaters underneath –Approx.             $  100

6.     Emergency fund held by the student’s local counselor or in a foreign bank    $   400

7.     Spending money                                                                        Approximate              $ 1,000

( The host family provides room and board.  The host club/district

 provides  $75 - $125 per month additional spending money. 

8.     Air Fare                                                                                                  Estimate          $ 1,600

( Airfare can range from $1,300 - $1,900 approximately)

TOTAL expected cost (About 1/5 the cost of other exchange programs)                 $5,000

Applicants must be interviewed and approved by a local Rotary Club.  

Questions may also be referred to your local Rotary Club or to:

Rachel Trimble, 581 CR 3318 Pittsburg TX 75686

                                            

Phone 903-946-3254 (cell)

Email: rtrimble921@gmail.com

 

Member: Gilmer Rotary Club

 
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