IEM’s Homestay Program offers families an amazing opportunity to inspire a child and develop a stronger cultural awareness and appreciation. As you open your heart and your home to an exceptional young global citizen from another country, you become part of living and building cooperation, understanding, unity and peace between nations.
- Ongoing support and guidance from IEM staff throughout your hosting experience
- A rich exposure to another culture in your own home
- An opportunity for your family to learn and/or practice a new language
- Inclusion in yearly ceremonies and activities
- A deep, rewarding connection with your student that will grow with your family and last a lifetime
- A reliable monthly compensation for at least an academic year, as long as you host a student