For the sixth consecutive year, the Maronite Academy will be offering free and all-inclusive trips to Lebanese Christians that are living abroad! An initiative undertaken by the Maronite Foundation, the academy aims at bringing Lebanese expats closer to their roots and making them feel proud of their heritage. https://www.facebook.com/maroniteacademy/videos/1510410272371820/ The summer program of 2018 will take place from August 4 until August 19! It’s a 2-week trip around Lebanon that includes lectures and visits to important sites. The Maronite Academy will cover everything: round-trip flights, accommodation, food, admission to all the tourist/religious/entertainment spots that are part of the program, and transportation. During these two weeks, the participants will attend lectures at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK). The panelists and the guest speakers will give a clear insight of Lebanon’s history. Also, they will visit religious, historical, and cultural sites!
How can you apply?
To be eligible for the Maronite Academy, you must:
Be between 20 and 30 years old
Be of Lebanese descent living abroad
Have an interest to learn about Lebanon and the Maronite heritage
Those who would like to be a part of this experience should fill an
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