Hosteling International is offering fifteen $2000 Travel Scholarships to Bay Area Youth


HI USA is offering fifteen $2,000 travel scholarships exclusively for Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Mateo, and San Francisco students and residents.

The program is called the Explore the World Scholarship, and it is administered by the nonprofit organization Hosteling International USA (HI USA). HI USA is committed to creating a more tolerant world, and these scholarships are for young travelers inspired to make the world a better place, but lack the financial means to go abroad.

The scholarship is open to individuals age 18-30, who will engage in an educational or service learning component during their trip.  Also, eligible candidates must also meet specific financial need requirements. Application deadline is March 2, 2019.