​Testimonials for Rotary Youth Exchange:

  • Ecuador

  • Finland

  • France 

  • Germany

  • Italy

  • Japan

District 5495 is apart of the multi-district called SCANEX. The Rotarians involved with Rotary Youth Exchange in SCANEX have worked hard networking to gain international partnerships with other Rotary districts around the world.  Below is our current list of countries we have conducted exchanges with and countries that we look forward to exchanging with in the future.  If the country you are interested in exchanging with it not listed, please let us know!  

​ Applications are currently being accepted for the 2022-23 school year.

Deadline for the application for Long Term Exchange - due by June 30, 2021.   


Deadline for application for Short Term Exchange is February 28, 2022, for summer 2022.


(Some exceptions may be made - please contact Donna Goetzenberger

at (602) 469-1293 if you miss the deadline, and still wish to apply.)

  • Slovakia

  • South Korea 

  • Spain 

  • Sweden 

  • Switzerland

  • Taiwan 

  • Thailand

  • Mexico 

  • The Netherlands

  • Norway 

  • Peru

  • Poland

  • Portugal

  • Russia

Where can I go?

  • Austria

  • Argentina

  • Brazil

  • Belgium

  • Chile

  • Czech Republic

  • Denmark

Thinking about becoming an exchange student?


We are here to answer your questions.  You can contact us with no obligation to continue with the process.  First, please read our list of Frequently Asked Questions (found on the Forms page).


Long Term Exchange applications should be submitted by the end of June, the year prior to leaving on your exchange.  (Some exceptions may be made.  Please contact Donna Goetzenberger at (602) 469-1293, if you wish to apply after the June 30th deadline.)  Applications for Short Term Exchange are due by the end of February each year, for departure that summer.