Connect. Empower. Inspire. is an exclusive online community for all who have participated and completed a U.S. government-funded or sponsored exchange program. Join over 500,000 fellow alumni in this community to connect, get empowered to build on the skills you gained during your exchange experience, and be inspired!

Through your account on, you’ll be able to:

  • Find alumni to network with locally and globally
  • Tap into multiple grant opportunities via Candid's Foundation Directory Online (FDO) and Grants to Individuals (GTI)
  • Access periodicals, scholarly journals, and articles through Gale and EBSCO's premiere academic databases
  • Get the latest alumni news, including alerts on our live, monthly series MentorTalks and our audio podcast Voices of Exchange

All this information and more is available to you, for free, at So don’t delay - get started today!

Join us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest updates, and on LinkedIn, to connect with more exchange alumni and hear about career opportunities and professional development tips.

Alumna of the Month

Michelle Ciulla L.

United States
Michelle Lipkin

Media Literacy seems to be the buzzword these days. What does it really mean? Why is it so important? Meet #ExchangeAlumni Michelle Ciulla Lipkin.

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