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Prices and Financial Resources in 2024

YEAR programme to Panama:

  • Programme price $18,522
  • Scholarships and Grants Available

    Prices and programme dates for 2025 coming early June

AFS would like to make intercultural exchange accessible to as many students as possible

Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be between 15 years and 5 months to 17 years and 11 months
  • Language Requirement: Basic Spanish Recommended
  • No unnatural hair colours, tattoos or piercings visible while wearing school uniform due to Panamanian legislation
  • Enrolled in a NZ school or graduated

Visa is the Temporary Residence Permit $400 USD

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
  • Assistance with Application Process
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Continuous Support
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience

What you are responsible for

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

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