Many 4-H international exchange opportunities today are in partnership with the States’ 4-H International Exchange Program which works with Cooperative Extension programs across the nation and NIFA (USDA) https://www.states4hexchange.org/. Michigan 4-H members have opportunities through State’s 4-H International to travel to: Japan, Costa Rica, South Korea, Finland or Norway.
Scholarships for 4-H members are available. Applications are posted and are due between November 1, and 15, 2018.
Summer 2019 Programs: We will be accepting applications starting in November 1. Limited spaces for Finland and Costa Rica. Applications are accepted between November 1 & 15, 2018 with a $2,000 due for 8-week Japan, $1,500 due for 4-week Japan or Finland, and $1,000 due for Costa Rica on December 1, for summer programs. Scholarship applications are due by February 1, 2019.