English Access Microscholarship Program

ACCESS opening May 2016

The English Access Microscholarship Program (Access) provides free English language classes to talented 13-15 year-olds from economically disadvantaged backgrounds through after-school classes and intensive sessions. The program allows students to develop intercultural skills and communication, gain an appreciation for American culture and democratic values, participate successfully in the socio-economic development of their countries, and compete for and strengthen their ability to participate in future U.S. exchange and study programs.

Eligibility:

  • aged 13-15 years at the beginning of the program;
  • average knowledge of English;
  • residents of Cherven or Minsk
  • strong motivation and ability to participate in the program.

The program is financed by the U.S Government and run locally by Republican Public Organization Belarusian Association of UNESCO Clubs.  For more information, you can visit the following web sites:  http://exchanges.state.gov/non-us/program/english-access-microscholarship-program#sthash.JZx5FgeG.dpuf and http://www.belau.info/