The Experiment in International Living and World Learning Youth Programs

About The Experiment in International Living and World Learning Youth Programs

--About The Experiment—

The Experiment in International Living provides summer abroad programs for high school students who want to connect deeply and engage meaningfully with the richness and complexities of another country. The Experiment has been offering immersive experiential learning programs abroad since 1932 and today offers 2- to 6-week programs in more than 25 countries around the world. After 85 years and more than 70,000 participants, The Experiment remains a leader in the field of international cross-cultural education for high school students.

The Experiment in International Living is the founding program of World Learning, a nonprofit that advances leadership through education, exchange, and development programs in more than 60 countries. For more information about The Experiment’s mission, history, and programs, please visit:

--About World Learning Youth Programs—

World Learning works globally to enhance the capacity and commitment of individuals, institutions, and communities to create a more peaceful and just world through education, sustainable development, and exchange. World Learning Youth Programs create powerful, life changing experiences that empower today’s youth to understand how the world works; to meet passionate peers from other countries and cultures; and to develop the knowledge, skills and motivation to take action on vital global issues in their own communities. Our dynamic, experiential curriculum focuses on leadership, global issues, peacebuilding, civic engagement, activism, and volunteerism. Over the last 25 years, World Learning Youth Programs have trained over 7,000 youth ages 15 to 24 from more than 80 countries.
For more information about World Learning Youth Programs, please visit:

The Experiment and World Learning is an Equal Opportunity Employer and seeks qualified applicants to represent diverse geographical, ethnic, religious, and economic backgrounds.


Western Hemisphere and European Youth Exchange Intern

June 2019 - July 2019 Washington, DC
“It was a great work environment: everyone was very passionate and skilled in their area, and very kind to each other!”

Digital Community facilitator

May 2019 - August 2019 Orange, CA
“This experience was a great opportunity to meat and learn about students from different regions on the globe. The responsibility of facilitating discussions between 20 younger students was very difficult but rewarding. ”
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