Who is Eligible?

  1. Rotary Youth Exchange students must be  between the ages of 15 and 18 years as of  1 January of the year of departure from Australia.
  2. Applicants must have above average academic ability and must have an outgoing and pleasant personality to fit them for the role as an Ambassador for Australia. They must have the ability to accept discipline and be capable of adjusting to new and strange conditions.
  3. Applicants must be of good character and reputation.
  4. Sons and daughters of Rotarians are eligible for Youth Exchange but receive no special preference in selection. All applicants are selected solely on merit.