The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program (YES Program) offers qualified secondary school students in Qatar the opportunity to spend one year of study in the USA. The YES scholarship covers all essential expenses, including airfare, room and board, health insurance, a stipend, and educational supplies.

The YES pre-application form deadline is January 15th 2018. Interested students should send their on-line preliminary applications to  To find the application and to know more about the program visit