Benefits-based international service program.
U.S. based-volunteer effort. Includes three main programs.
Teach English abroad as a foreign language for a stipend.
9-month program to travel abroad and earn a full year of college credit.
Year-long community service in one of 19 U.S. locations or Johannesburg, South Africa.
Volunteer and internship opportunities of varying lengths in various locations.
USA Gap Year Fairs
National circuit of events that bring together reputable Gap Year organizations, interested students and parents, high school college counselors and Gap Year experts.
Volunteer, travel, intern or find a seasonal job.
Backpack, volunteer or work abroad. Great travel-planning resources.
Programs in Africa, Europe and Latin America. Compare
Two-year fellowship for applicants under age 20 that grants $100,000 so that individuals may skip college and focus on their work, research and self-education.
The 12-month skills-building program includes living in a Gap Year House, traveling abroad, working at an internship, and completing a creative project.