Rotary Youth Exchange

A program that will challenge you and change your life for the better forever.



The Rotary Club of Cobourg participates in two Youth Exchange programs.

  1. "School Year" Exchange
  2. "Holiday" Exchange

All Rotary student exchange programs are done under the auspices of Rotary International and are conducted with Rotary districts who have been certified by RI with practices to maximize the protection of the youth participants.

These programs are open to secondary school students who

  • Are Canadian citizens
  • Full time public secondary school students in grade 10 or 11 attending St. Mary's or Cobourg Collegiate Institute
  • Reside in the Cobourg club geographic area
  • Meet the age requirements of each exchange
  • Be of good health with no significant pre existing medical conditions
  • Recommended by their school