Calling all members between the ages of 18 and 25 years, applications are now open for the Illawarra Youth Exchange Program to the USA.
The trip will be up to six weeks duration with the US Milking Shorthorn Society preparing an agenda for the trip. It is usually taken during September and October each year and includes participating in on-farm activities and attending major shows.
The ICSA will cover half the cost of flights up to $1500 and once in the US, all meals, lodging and transportation is taken care of by hosting families.
Applications for 2012 must be in the hands of the Federal Office, Kiama by close of business on Friday, February 29, 2012. For a copy of the rules, see The Society/Youth Section/Youth Exchange Program.