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ASSIST creates life-changing opportunities for outstanding international scholars to learn from and contribute to the finest American independent secondary schools.

ASSIST member schools awarded our Scholars US $5.8 million in scholarships this year.
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Pia Bungarten ’75, Germany, Suffield Academy (CT)

Pia Bungarten ’75, Germany, Suffield Academy (CT)

Pia Bungarten spent her ASSIST year in 1974/75 at Suffield Academy (CT), where she excelled as a Scholar and was among the first female students admitted as the school returned to coeducation. After... read more »

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