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Students aged 14 to 18 are eligible to apply for the summer exchange programs.  AFS offers summer programs in more than a dozen countries. Summer exchange programs allow students to study in local schools and experience local cultures and languages in a short period of time.

What's included in your experience

  • Host Family Placement
  • Meals
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Access to Alumni Network

What you are responsible for

  • Airfare
  • Visa and Passport Fees

Summer Program Guide 2018


Program dates may vary and are subjected to change. All summer program fees are not inclusive of air ticket fare.

Information included in this program guide is meant to help with general planning and scheduling only.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and programs are filled first-come, first-serve.

Age Range: 15yrs – 18yrs

Birthdate Range:   July 14, 2000 – July 14, 2003

Program Dates: July 14 – August 11, 2018

Accommodation: Host family

Program Language: English

Program Fee: HKD$ 32,000

The intensive short program is designed for international students with English skills from beginner to intermediate. This program will allow participants to attend English classes and practice their speaking skills through exciting activities. There are five possible destinations for this program that all share a different perspective of the Canadian experience: Ottawa, ON,  Halifax, NS, Red Deer, AB, St. John, NFL, and Montreal, QC.