Celebrating 75 Years of Exchange Programs

Celebrating 75 Years of Exchange Programs

Assistant Secretary Evan Ryan highlights alumni achievements on 75th anniversary of U.S. Department of State exchange programs

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IVLP Alums Launch "Technovation Challenge" to Promote Girls' STEM Studies

IVLP Alums Launch "Technovation Challenge" to Promote Girls' STEM Studies

An eye-opening experience in Silicon Valley with the International Visitor Leadership Program led Canadian participants Amina Gerba and Stephanie Jecrois to create the first-ever competition in Montreal for young girls interested in technology and entrepreneurship.

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Argentine Youth Network for Public Service

Argentine Youth Network for Public Service

Inspired by their Youth Ambassadors exchange program, a team of Argentine alumni created REDAR (“Red Argentina”), a network of youth dedicated to volunteerism, social impact and public service.

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2018 Citizen Diplomacy Challenge Winner "Unity" by Ian Knight

2018 Citizen Diplomacy Challenge Winner "Unity" by Ian Knight

Ian Knight, a senior at Hellgate High School in Missoula, Montana, is the grand prize winner of the U.S. Department of State’s Citizen Diplomacy Challenge. Ian submitted the photo “Unity,” which features him at prayer in a mosque in rural Thailand.

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Fulbright Alumni Build Soil and Community

Fulbright Alumni Build Soil and Community

An Alumni TIES small grant results in this project, Building Soil and Community: An Educational Composting Pilot, aimed to reduce the production of greenhouse gases while restoring the nutrient cycle by making composting more readily available to the citizens of Lynchburg.

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Apply Now for the 2018 Professional Fellows Program Alumni Impact Award

Apply Now for the 2018 Professional Fellows Program Alumni Impact Award

Applications are now open for the 2018 Professional Fellows Program Alumni Impact Award. This competition is only open to alumni of the Professional Fellows Program, and winners will be recognized at the Professional Fellows Congresses in Washington, D.C. Apply before the deadline on February 19, 2018.

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