MAS Youth is glad to announce the Study Abroad Program (SAP) for 2008
Study with MAS Youth
Have you ever wanted to learn Arabic but never got the chance? Take
advantage of this opportunity to learn the language of the Quran with the
good company of fellow students who share the same goals and MAS Youth group
leaders to encourage success in not only your study of the language but also
in your spirituality and personal development! .
MAS Youth is pleased to offer the 2nd annual Study Abroad Program (SAP) for
the study of the Arabic language. The 2008 MAS Youth SAP is a 5-week long
course consisting of 150 hours of Arabic language study in partnership with
Al-Diwan Center in Cairo, Egypt.
MAS Youth Approach
Along with the 150 hours of quality instruction in Arabic at Al-Diwan
Center, students will experience many added benefits of traveling with MAS
Youth SAP. A well balanced comprehensive understanding and implementation of
Islam is part of MAS Youth's approach. This understanding is carried through
out their wide variety of projects and is no different with the SAP trip.
Attendees will not only reap the benefits of their classroom hours, they
will also benefit from the groups overall focus on brother/sisterhood,
spirituality and personal development. Qualified MAS Youth group leaders
will also accompany the students for the duration of the trip and have
contacts with the US consulate and MAS during their summer stay in case of
Who is eligible?
Eligible applicants include Muslim men and women of at least 18 years of age
and above. No exceptions will be made for liability reasons. The SAP
Committee is looking for mature, dynamic men and women who maintain a
commitment and respect the traditional Islamic beliefs. Applicants must
display a level of maturity appropriate to appreciate the educational aspect
of the program.
Want to attend?
Register on-line now in order to reserve your place and catch the early
Dates and Details
Departure: is scheduled for the last week of June 2008. Students will travel
to New York or DC (TBD soon) for one day SAP group orientation before
departure to Egypt. Class begins in Egypt: July 1, 2008
Return home: beginning of August, 2008
Round trip airfare
Al-Diwan Center tuition
Weekend Sightseeing Excursions
Personal and spiritual development activities
Additional costs not included: passport fees, visa cost, meals, bottles
drinking water, private instruction, local transportation costs
Package price per person:
During early registration Jan. 1 - Feb. 15, 2008 $2,600
Regular Registration Feb. 15 - April 15, 2008 $2,800
Late Registration April 15 - May 1, 2008 $3100
* In order to lock in your early, regular, or late registration price a
deposit is required during that phase of registration
* In order to guarantee a spot in the program, full payment must be received
by May 1st, 2008.
"This trip has offered me more than I could have ever imagined...I am so
beyond happy and grateful I was able to be a part of this.""
"The trips...we were able to bond with the entire group and experience
Islamic history face to face - AMAZING!"
"The most enjoyable thing was getting to know all the sisters and ourselves
in order to better ourselves. Also getting closer to understanding the
"The facilities were quite nice at Al-Diwan. Also, the faculty was very nice
"Very satisfied with my teacher, tied our education of Arabic to the Quran,
poetry and morphology. I found him approachable and accommodating."
Visit the website www.masyouth.net/sap
to register now and for further
information. More details will be on the website as they become available.