To facilitate educational opportunities where all participants can break down cultural barriers, and gain respect and understanding of each other’s way of life. STS Foundation is a program which enables people to come together with mutual respect, promoting personal growth and a positive global perspective. At STS Foundation, Host families, American High Schools, and Community Leaders have the opportunity to be citizen diplomats, to be actively involved in an international student’s social, emotional and intellectual development. Educating ourselves as we also help to educate tomorrow’s future leaders, create lifelong friendships and develop strong international relationships.
STS Foundation is a not for profit organization dedicated to providing educational and memorable exchanges for young people wishing to visit the US.
With over 30 years of professional experience, STS Foundation is a leader in the field of international education and cultural exchanges. STS Foundation takes great pride in taking a personal and caring approach to our work with everyone involved in our program.
STS Foundation is approved by the Department of State, accredited by CSIET, The Council on Standards for International Educational Travel. STS Foundation takes great pride in maintaining high quality in our work with students, host families and schools.
From the inception of STS Foundation we set out to meet the needs of students that wish to participate in a J1 high school exchange program. We made a decision to elevate the standards of the program to meet and exceed the industry standards.
We are committed to facilitating a high quality program for all participants, with the sole purpose of providing students with a safe and nurturing environment where they can learn and grow, host families with the opportunity to be citizen diplomats while learning about another culture, and schools with the opportunity to enrich their educational environment.