American teens are invited to Ireland for summer camps and homestays to strengthen ties with the Irish diaspora, and provide an unforgettable experience of Ireland for high school students.
Exchange tudents will take part in two or three week programmes In Ireland , which includes Irish classes, workshops, activities and outings.
American teenagers with Irish roots are being invited to apply to participate in summer camps in Co. Galway to strengthen their links with Ireland and foster closer ties between Ireland and the descendants of past generations of Irish emigrants.
Homestay and Residential Irish Summer Camps, are open to young people aged between 12 and 18 years.
While in Ireland they will visit some important historical sites, as well as attending classes and workshops on Irish language and culture. Students will be based in Connemara , Co Galway.
The programme will have a strong educational focus aimed at increasing interest and skill in spoken Irish as well as learning more about the culture and heritage of their ancestors. It will also include interaction with Irish teenagers, host families who are native Irish speakers as well as culture trips and outdoor adventures.
Our programmes in Ireland are also open to teenagers from other countries in Europe, Australia and New Zealand and there is an option of activities only or homestay only.
Please contact us for more details or to make a reservation.