Meet the 2020 Youth Ambassadors!

Congratulations to the participants selected for the 2020 Youth Ambassadors Program! 13 students and 2 mentors will travel for 3 weeks to the United States to experience American culture through home stays with host families and visits to cultural and government institutions, and will develop leadership, creativity and critical thinking skills through a variety of activities focused on community development and civic participation.

Youth Ambassadors, one of the most popular State Department exchange programs for high school students, is offered to Argentine youth since 2007.

The students selected to participate in 2020 are:

Manuela Facal, from Necochea, Prov. of Buenos Aires
Carlos Soto, from Catamarca, Prov. of Catamarca
Lucca Sanchez, from Resistencia, Prov. of Chaco
Santiago Castro, from Urdinarrain, Prov. of Entre Rios
Nebila Franco, from Formosa, Prov. of Formosa
Sofia Bonsignori, from La Rioja, Prov. of La Rioja
Julieta Melia, from San Rafael, Prov. of Mendoza
Fiamma Estrella, from Villa Mercedes, Prov. of San Luis
Lisandro Lorenzen, from Neuquen, Prov. od Neuquen
Felipe Borgna, from Rafaela, Prov. of Santa Fe
Emiliano Soria, from Santiago del Estero, Prov. of Santiago del Estero
Marcelo Moreno, from Yerba Buena, Prov. of Tucuman
María Moreno, from Concepción, Prov. of Tucuman

The mentos selected are:
Juan Ignacio Garay Heredia, from Cordoba, Prov. of Cordoba
María Daniela Melgin, from Tafi Viejo, Prov. of Tucuman