Why be an Exchange Student
The Exchange Programs
Long Term Exchange Program
Short Term Exchange Program
Rotary and ESSEX
What is Rotary and ESSEX
For Host Families
Prospective Rotary Clubs
For the ESSEX Inbound
For the ESSEX Outbound
Host Family Sign up
Volunteer Sign up
YEO Web Portal
Guarantee Form F & Hosting Form
Certification and/or Process
US Department of State
Tzell Travel Agency
CISI - BOLDUC Insurance
July 17 & 18, 2020
Look for an email soon on a Virtual Conference
Long Term Youth Exchange
Information for the 2021-2022 exchange year is not available yet. Please check back in late July. The information should be available at that time..
Short Term Application
Click link below for complete Short-Term Information
Currently Accepting Short-Term applications thru May 1st, 2020
(to get your first choice of country best to submit early)
WANT THE EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME? STUDY ABROAD!
Welcome to the ESSEX - Eastern States Student Exchange web site.
An exciting adventure awaits you, as a potential Rotary exchange student or host family, you look to expand your horizons as they've never been expanded before. We invite you to explore our site, learn more about the program, and, if it's right for you, take those first steps toward one of the most amazing, memorable, adventurous years of your life.
Yours in Rotary,
Chris Perlick, Chair 17-20
Eastern States Student Exchange
"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it solely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime." Mark Twain