4-H Colorado International Programs
Colorado 4-H-Japan Teen Exchange
The inbound exchange involves 100 Japanese young people, ages 12 to 18. The mid-July to mid-August visit to Colorado becomes a learning experience for the exchangee and the host family. Host families do not need to be connected with 4-H in order to participate. Host family applications due May 1.
The outbound exchange involves a family that acts as a host for a Japanese youth. This enables their son or daughter, ages 12-18, to apply to be a delegate to Japan for a four-week or seven-week homestay experience. Travel expenses, however, must be assumed by the traveler. Applications due March 1.