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MHS to select student to study abroad for free
Monroe is hosting five exchange students this year, through three different programs. Pictured, in first row, from left are Rosie Yan (ICES China), Karoline Kvilekval (AFS Norway) and Ann-Marie Toschka (AYA Germany). In second row, from left, are Helle Hoeygilt (AFS Norway) and Krittpoom Damrongsit (AFS Thailand). (Photo supplied)
MONROE - AFS-USA, a leader in international high school student exchange, announced Monroe High School as one of the scholarship recipients for its Global Prep Scholarship award. The award enables one Monroe High School scholarship applicant to be selected to study abroad for free on an AFS Global Prep Program during the summer of 2016. Since 1963, Monroe has hosted 142 exchange students in the school and sent 47 local students abroad.