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Taiwan Youth Exchange

May 06, 2019

Engage in Cross-Cultural Exchange with Taiwan
CCWA is seeking Student Ambassadors for May!
  • Five (5) local high school students, sophomore and above, who are willing to engage with 16 Taiwanese students during their program in Cleveland from May 6โ€”May 23, 2019
  • Program focuses on music performance, music in social change, and leadership
  • Students should have a background in band, youth orchestra, and/or music classes
  • Student Ambassadors will have an opportunity to travel to Taiwan in autumn 2019

Student Ambassador Requirements

  • Ability to host 1-2 Taiwanese students overnight from May 17โ€”May 20
  • Willingness to engage with Taiwanese students as local โ€œStudent Ambassadors,โ€ introducing the students to American culture and joining Cleveland-based programming
  • Maturity, communication skills, and a desire to grow as young leaders

Apply Now:

  • Send you application to Katie Ferman at kferman@ccwa.ccwa.org. The following should be included with your application:
  • Current resume, listing your school and when spring semester ends
  • Name and contact of a music instructor who can provide a reference
  • One page (single space, 12-point font) response to the question: โ€œHow will this exchange experience impact you and your family, school, or community?โ€
  • Brief description of your access to transportation (i.e., Do you have your own car? Can you access public transportation?)

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