The AGBU Central Board offers a plethora of exciting summer programs around the world, including the unparalleled Discover Armenia, a favorite among AGBU youth for more than ten years.

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AGBU Discover Armenia is a three-week program designed specifically for high school students. It is a unique opportunity for Armenian teens from the diaspora to reconnect with their ancestral homeland through exploration, visits to ancient Armenian monuments, meetings with prominent political and social figures, cultural events as well as humanitarian and community service activities.

The young participants benefit from a well-rounded program that goes beyond sightseeing and gives them a chance to engage in community service projects, ranging from construction to working with children and the elderly. Collaborating on projects with peers from all over the world allows participants to create a stronger bond with their motherland and with one another.

Program dates: August 5 – August 22, 2016
Ages: 15-18
Tuition: 1,000 euros (includes the accommodation and all the activities organized during the program)
Application deadline: May 1, 2016

More information
For more information on Discover Armenia and to apply to the program, please visit or email Herminé Duzian at

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AGBU counts on the cooperation of its worldwide network of offices, districts, chapters, and schools to support our programs. To help increase awareness and participation, we urge you to share information about this unique program with your youth and community