Welcome to a global network of alumni!

Participating in The Experiment is just the beginning of lifelong engagement with a global network of contacts, resources, and opportunities. Experiment alumni join a worldwide community from the entire World Learning Inc. family, which includes The Experiment, the School for International Training (SIT) Graduate Institute, SIT Study Abroad, and World Learning.

Stay Connected!

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Get Involved!

Generations of Experimenters tell us that their summer abroad was one of their most enduring and treasured memories, creating lifelong friendships and inspiring fields of study and fulfilling careers.

We invite you to share your stories, refer your friends, and continue exploring the world through one of our lifelong opportunities below:

  • Become an Experiment Ambassador so that prospective families can contact you through our website
  • Write an Post your photos on social media with the hashtag #ExperimentAbroad
  • Promote local scholarships in your region
  • Host an information session in your home
  • Coordinate an Experiment alumni reunion in your region

Email alumni@worldlearning.org for more information on how to participate!

Alumni Opportunities

Advancing Leaders Fellowship

All World Learning Inc. alumni are eligible to apply for the Advancing Leaders Fellowship, which helps fellows to implement an original social innovation project in their home communities. If you traveled with The Experiment, that means you are eligible!

Applicants are selected to participate in a two-month online training course in project design, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation, and proposal writing. After successful completion of the course, five fellows will be selected to receive funding for their projects and will be paired with mentors who will provide guidance on designing sustainable social innovation programs.

The Experiment Ambassador & Parent Mentor Program

Ambassadors contribute to the success of current and future Experimenters by sharing information about their programs via phone or email. There are also opportunities to spread the word about The Experiment in their schools and home communities. Contact us for more information.

SIT Study Abroad

If you enjoyed your Experiment experience and are looking for something similar during your undergraduate studies, consider SIT Study Abroad. SIT offers more than 60 programs in Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East, as well as comparative programs in multiple locations.

SIT Graduate Institute.

SIT also offers master’s degrees, certificates, and professional development programs in areas such as peacebuilding and conflict transformation, international education, sustainable development, and TESOL. Tuition discounts are often available to Experiment alumni.

2019 Alumni Program

In celebration of our 85th anniversary, The Experiment is offering a brand-new, exclusive program, Germany: The Alumni Experience, for Experiment alumni over 35 and their 21+ relatives or partners.

Alumni Resources:

You can find additional opportunities and resources for alumni on the website of World Learning Inc., The Experiment’s parent organization.