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Prices and Financial Resources 2025

YEAR programme to Austria:

  • Programme price $20,240
  • Scholarships and Grants Available
AFS would like to make intercultural exchange accessible to as many students as possible

Eligibility Requirements

    • You must be between 15 years to 17 years and 6 months
    • Enrolled in an NZ school
    • Language requirements:  German A1 (language course compulsory)
    • No vegans or celiac
    • You can’t have graduated from school in New Zealand
    Visa is a Tourist or Residence Permit

What's included in your experience

  • Airfare
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Host Family Placement
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • School Placement
  • Individual Contact Person
  • Medical Insurance
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • School Transport
  • Assistance with Application Process
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Continuous Support
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience

What you are responsible for

  • Vaccinations
  • Cultural Tours
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Stipend
  • School Uniform

Learn more about Austria

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