The International Education Forum is seeking host families for students from 23 countries who want to spend up to 10 months in the United States in an educational exchange.

For the first time, students from the Soviet Union, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia and Poland will be included in the IEF exchange, said Gary and Karen Bloomquist, Utah representatives for the program.Host families provide room, board, transportation and socializing opportunities for the students. For information, call the Bloomquists at 250-7133 or 1-800-365-0555, or Dan and Louann Fitzgerald, West Jordan representatives, at 568-0553.