Alumni stories

International Exchange Alumni Newsletter, February 2013


Prominent Alumni of 2012

Each year, alumni of U.S. State Department exchange programs receive prestigious honors and attain positions of prominence all around the world.  See some of the most notable alumni achievements of 2012 here! Read more>

113th U.S. Congress Sworn In with 46 Exchange Alumni

The U.S. Congress recently added six alumni of the American Council of Young Political Leaders exchange program to their ranks, bringing the total number of exchange alumni in Congress to 46. Read more>

Exchange Alumni Member of the Month: Sevinj Mammadova of Azerbaijan

Sevinj, an alumna of the Global UGRAD and Muskie programs, has built on her exchange program to help shape the future of education in Azerbiajan. Read more>

NSLI-Y Alumni Lay Foundation for New Alumni Association

National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) alumni from across the United States gathered in early January to lay the foundation for a new NSLI-Y Alumni Association. Read more>
 Grants

(Africa) ASM International Fellowship for Africa
Application Deadline: April 15, 2013

(China) China Oxford Scholarship Fund
Application Deadline: April 4, 2013

(European Union) EU Health Prize for Journalists
Application Deadline: July 31, 2013

(Latin America, Caribbean, Africa, Asia) Peacebuilders Fellowships 2013-2014
Application Deadline: July 23, 2013

(Middle East and North Africa)  Middle East and North Africa Regional Research Program
Application Deadline: August 1, 2013

(Nepal) Nepal Accountapreneurship Fund Accountability Lab
Application Deadline: Rolling

(United States) Hilton HHonors Teacher Treks Travel Grant Competition
Application Deadline: March 15, 2013

Events

(Brazil) Y-Mind -School of Advanced Science for Prevention of Mental Disorders

Event Date: March 25 and 29, 2013

(India) Music Against Violence

Event Date: February 3, 2013

(Morocco)  9th Edition of the International Conference on Marketing

Event Date: February 24, 2013

(Russia)  Teacher Training Workshops

Event Date : February 15, 2013

(Taiwan)  Thought Leader Lecture Series: Economic Development in Taiwan and the World 1949-1979

Event Date: February 20,2013

(South Africa)  The African Textile, Apparel, and Footwear Trade Event

Event Date: April 9, 2013

(United States)  World Forestry Center International Educators Institute

Event Date: July 7-13, 2013

Jobs
(Belgium) Save the Children Director and EU Representative
Application Deadline: February 12, 2013

(Costa Rica) Rector, University of Peace
Application Deadline: February 13, 2013

(Indonesia) Political Scientist, U.S. Embassy Jakarta
Application Deadline: February 13, 2013

(Pakistan) Volunteer Teacher and Education Advisor, Kaghan Memorial School
Application Deadline: March 31, 2013

(Turkey) Social Science Instructor, Open Society Foundation
Application Deadline: February 8, 2013

(Uganda)  Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, Axios Foundation
Application Deadline: February 10, 2013

(United States)  Senior Coordinator, New Science Audiences
Application Deadline: March 27, 2013