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Algeria PLUS Program
Development & Exchange
Algeria PLUS Program
Algeria

With U.S. Embassy in Algiers, World Learning works with selected schools on a comprehensive package of English language instruction, civic engagement and social entrepreneurship for at-risk youth. 

Algerian University Linkages Program (AULP)
Development & Exchange
Algerian University Linkages Program (AULP)
Algeria

AULP develops capacity in selected Algerian universities to design and deliver high quality, industry-driven programs of study in English as a Foreign Language and Business.

Alumni Thematic International Exchange Seminars
Development & Exchange
Alumni Thematic International Exchange Seminars
Multiple

Alumni Thematic International Exchange Seminars are seminars for U.S. government-sponsored exchange program alumni, which support alumni collaboration, thematic learning on U.S. foreign policy priorities, and community engagement projects.

Angola: Eye Kutoloka–NGOs Engaged in Health
Development & Exchange
Angola: Eye Kutoloka–NGOs Engaged in Health
Angola

The Eye Kutoloka Project is improving the ability of city governments and nongovernmental organizations in Angola to jointly deliver quality, basic services including health, education, and waste management.

Argentina: Community Service and the Great Outdoors
The Experiment
Argentina: Community Service and the Great Outdoors
Argentina

Explore the landscapes of Argentina and engage in community service on a summer abroad program for high school students.

Argentina: Photojournalism and Social Change
The Experiment
Argentina: Photojournalism and Social Change
Argentina

Develop your photography skills and practice your Spanish as you explore Argentine society and social issues during a summer abroad.

Brazil: Culture and Environmental Sustainability
The Experiment
Brazil: Culture and Environmental Sustainability
Brazil

Experience Brazil's ecological and cultural diversity and learn about the country's ongoing efforts related to sustainability on this high school summer abroad program.

China: Cultural Traditions in the North
The Experiment
China: Cultural Traditions in the North
China

Learn or advance your skills in Chinese, and experience China's rich history and ancient sites on a summer abroad for high school students.

China: Ethnic Minorities and Contemporary Culture
The Experiment
China: Ethnic Minorities and Contemporary Culture
China

Discover the traditions and contemporary daily lives of remote minority cultures on this high school summer abroad program in China.

Communities Connecting Heritage
Development & Exchange
Communities Connecting Heritage
Global

The Communities Connecting HeritageSM program will engage at-risk communities, empower youth, and build partnerships between communities in the U.S. and in key strategic world regions through exchange projects that explore cultural heritage topics.

Community Connections Project in Belarus
Development & Exchange
Community Connections Project in Belarus
Belarus, United States

Establishing connections between the people of Belarus and their US colleagues so participants can learn about the advantages and disadvantages of a democratic, free-market economy.

Costa Rica: Biodiversity, Ecology, and Sustainability
The Experiment
Costa Rica: Biodiversity, Ecology, and Sustainability
Costa Rica

Explore Costa Rica's extraordinary natural environments during a summer abroad program for high school students.

Developing Rehabilitation Assistance to Schools and Teacher Improvement Program II
Development & Exchange
Developing Rehabilitation Assistance to Schools and Teacher Improvement Program II
Lebanon

The program’s overarching goal is to support the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in improving the performance of the Lebanese public school system.

Digital Young Leaders Exchange Program
Development & Exchange
Digital Young Leaders Exchange Program
Iraq, United States

The Digital Young Leaders Exchange Program is a four-month long virtual exchange program that connects 325 students from Iraq and the United States.

Ecuador: The Galápagos Islands and the Andes
The Experiment
Ecuador: The Galápagos Islands and the Andes
Ecuador

Experience the richness of the unique ecology and wildlife in Ecuador and the Galápagos during a summer abroad.

Education Consortium for the Advancement of STEM in Egypt
Development & Exchange
Education Consortium for the Advancement of STEM in Egypt
Egypt

The Education Consortium for the Advancement of STEM in Egypt (ECASE) harnesses the potential of the country’s youth through innovative science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. 

EducationUSA Academy
Development & Exchange
EducationUSA Academy
United States

The 2016 EducationUSA Academy Program will bring high school students from across the globe for a three- to four-week summer academic program at diverse colleges and universities across the U.S. 

El Salvador Higher Education for Economic Growth Project
Development & Exchange
El Salvador Higher Education for Economic Growth Project
El Salvador

Electoral Empowerment of Civil Society in Nigeria
Development & Exchange
Electoral Empowerment of Civil Society in Nigeria
Nigeria

A five-year cooperative agreement focused on strengthening the capacity of civil society organizations to become integral parts of election activities in Nigeria. 

English Access Microscholarship Program
Development & Exchange
English Access Microscholarship Program
Algeria

The English Access Microscholarship Program provides a foundation of English-language skills to talented 13- to 20-year-olds from disadvantaged sectors around the world through after-school classes and intensive summer sessions in their home communities.

France: French Culture and Regional Identity
The Experiment
France: French Culture and Regional Identity
France

Explore Paris and a French border community, and then spend time in a neighboring country during a summer abroad.

France: French Language and Culinary Traditions
The Experiment
France: French Language and Culinary Traditions
France

Advance your French language skills and learn the art of French cooking on this summer abroad program for high school students.

France: Painting and Photography in Paris and Provence
The Experiment
France: Painting and Photography in Paris and Provence
France

Develop your creative talents while experiencing France’s artistic sites and heritage on this summer abroad program for high school students.

Germany: Contemporary Politics and the European Union
The Experiment
Germany: Contemporary Politics and the European Union
Germany

Spend time in Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands as you explore German politics, contemporary youth culture, and the European Union during a summer abroad.

Global UGRAD
Development & Exchange
Global UGRAD
Global

The goal of the Global UGRAD program is to promote mutual understanding between people of the United States and other countries.

India: Public Health and Community Development (Leadership Institute)
The Experiment
India: Public Health and Community Development (Leadership Institute)
India

Examine public health priorities and community development in urban and rural areas of northern India during a summer abroad.

India: Public Health, Traditional Medicine, and Social Justice
The Experiment
India: Public Health, Traditional Medicine, and Social Justice
India

Learn about modern and traditional healthcare practices in Indian communities while exploring larger social issues related to public health access on a summer abroad.

Institute for Political and Civic Engagement in Burma
Development & Exchange
Institute for Political and Civic Engagement in Burma
Burma

iPACE provides education and training courses to build the capacity of local democracy, labor, and civil society activists in Burma.

International Visitor Leadership Program
Development & Exchange
International Visitor Leadership Program
United States

Each year, the International Visitor Leadership Program brings about 4,500 visitors to the US for observational study tours from a few days to three weeks in duration.

Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program
Development & Exchange
Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program
Iraq, United States

A four-week summer program, bringing English-speaking secondary school students from Iraq to the US, to explore leadership development, civic rights, respect for diversity, and community engagement.

Ireland: Irish Culture and Youth Empowerment
The Experiment
Ireland: Irish Culture and Youth Empowerment
Ireland

Experience Ireland's culture, major cities, and daily life while acquiring skills in leadership during a summer abroad program for high school students.

Italy: Language and Local Food Culture
The Experiment
Italy: Language and Local Food Culture
Italy

Experience Italy’s local foods and immersive Italian language study in Tuscany during this high school summer abroad program.

Japan: Japanimation—Anime and Manga
The Experiment
Japan: Japanimation—Anime and Manga
Japan

Experience contemporary Japanese art forms on an immersive summer abroad program for high school students.

Japan: Language and Cultural Traditions
The Experiment
Japan: Language and Cultural Traditions
Japan

Engage in immersive Japanese language study through this language- and culture-focused summer abroad program for high school students.

Jordan: History, Politics, and Arabic Language
The Experiment
Jordan: History, Politics, and Arabic Language
Jordan

Spend your summer abroad studying Arabic language while exploring Jordan's social, political, and environmental landscapes.

Jóvenes En Acción
Development & Exchange
Jóvenes En Acción
Mexico

A four-week summer exchange program in the United States focused on civic education, community service, and youth leadership development for Mexican high school students.

Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program
Development & Exchange
Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program
Global

Fostering a global community of shared interests and values via high school students from countries with significant Muslim populations spending an academic year or semester in the United States.

Korea: Peace Building and Korean Culture
The Experiment
Korea: Peace Building and Korean Culture
South Korea

Explore themes of peace and reconciliation in South Korea on an immersive summer abroad program for high school students.

Leaders Advancing Democracy-Mongolia Program
Development & Exchange
Leaders Advancing Democracy-Mongolia Program
Mongolia

USAID's Leaders Advancing Democracy-Mongolia Program is a two-year initiative, which will help build the country’s next generation of democratic leaders through training programs and international exchanges. 

Leaders for Democracy Fellowship
Development & Exchange
Leaders for Democracy Fellowship
Global

The Leaders for Democracy Fellowship program advances governance and empowers civil society leaders by providing academic learning and practicum experience to civil society leaders from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Legislative Fellows Program for Pakistan and India
Development & Exchange
Legislative Fellows Program for Pakistan and India
India, Pakistan

The Legislative Fellows Program for India and Pakistan is a two-way exchange program for mid-level professionals from India, Pakistan, and the US.

Linking Education and Employment Program in Egypt
Development & Exchange
Linking Education and Employment Program in Egypt
Egypt

Supporting the simultaneous development of three career development centers in underserved and geographically diverse regions in Egypt.

Malawi Scholarship Program
Development & Exchange
Malawi Scholarship Program
Malawi

The Malawi Scholarship Program is a six-year academic exchange designed to build the capacity of Malawi’s health service delivery and management sector.

Master's Scholarship Program for West Bank and Gaza
Development & Exchange
Master's Scholarship Program for West Bank and Gaza
Palestinian Territory

Building the capacity of key Palestinian sectors by providing 20 Palestinian university graduates with access to master’s-level educational opportunities in the US.

Mexico Civil Society Activity
Development & Exchange
Mexico Civil Society Activity
Mexico

The Civil Society Activity is designed to increase the sustainability of Mexican civil society organizations working to prevent crime and violence, reform the criminal justice system and support human rights.

Mexico: Marine Biology on the Baja Peninsula
The Experiment
Mexico: Marine Biology on the Baja Peninsula
Mexico

Explore marine ecosystems and coastal life in contrasting natural environments during this immersive high school summer abroad program.

Mongolia: Nomadic and Urban Cultures
The Experiment
Mongolia: Nomadic and Urban Cultures
Mongolia

Experience Mongolia’s nomadic traditions and rapid urbanization on an immersive summer abroad program for high school students.

Morocco: Multiculturalism in the Arab World
The Experiment
Morocco: Multiculturalism in the Arab World
Morocco

Discover the rich history and cultures of Morocco on an immersive summer abroad program for high school students.

MULU Worksite Project in Ethiopia
Development & Exchange
MULU Worksite Project in Ethiopia
Ethiopia

Reducing new HIV infections in Ethiopia by strengthening workplace HIV prevention, and serving employees at 100 worksites from various sectors of the Ethiopian economy. 

Netherlands: Dutch Culture and LGBTQ Rights
The Experiment
Netherlands: Dutch Culture and LGBTQ Rights
Netherlands

Learn about equality and social justice movements--specifically around LGBTQ and gender issues--while experiencing Dutch culture and contemporary life during a summer abroad in the Netherlands.

Nicaragua and Cuba: Arts and Social Change
The Experiment
Nicaragua and Cuba: Arts and Social Change
Nicaragua

Experience the arts and cultures of Nicaragua and Cuba on a summer abroad program for high school students.

Pakistan Reading Project:
Development & Exchange
Pakistan Reading Project:
Pakistan

In partnership with a consortium of international and local partners led by the International Rescue Committee, the Pakistan Reading Project aims to build the reading skills of millions of children across all of Pakistan.

Participant Training Program Ukraine
Development & Exchange
Participant Training Program Ukraine
Ukraine

This project provides training for up to 350 participants over five years in the United States and third countries.

Peru: Ancient and Contemporary Cultures
The Experiment
Peru: Ancient and Contemporary Cultures
Peru

Journey across the land of the Inca and explore historical and contemporary communities during a summer abroad in Peru.

Professional Development Courses for English Language Teachers
Development & Exchange
Professional Development Courses for English Language Teachers
Global

World Learning SIT Graduate Institute partners with institutions worldwide to deliver a suite of professional development courses for English language teachers at various stages of their careers.

Promoting Education, Altruism, and Civic Engagement in Algeria
Development & Exchange
Promoting Education, Altruism, and Civic Engagement in Algeria
Algeria

PEACE engages Algerian university students and select young leaders with disabilities in addressing social problems within their communities.

Quality Instruction Towards Access and Basic Education Improvement
Development & Exchange
Quality Instruction Towards Access and Basic Education Improvement
Lebanon

Expand equitable access and improve learning outcomes for vulnerable students in Lebanese public schools.

South Africa: Leadership Development and Social Change
The Experiment
South Africa: Leadership Development and Social Change
South Africa

Explore South Africa's diversity, complex history, and contemporary realities during this high school summer abroad program.

South Africa: Youth Leadership in Peace,
Politics, and Human Rights (Leadership Institute)
The Experiment
South Africa: Youth Leadership in Peace, Politics, and Human Rights (Leadership Institute)
South Africa

Examine human rights, multiculturalism, and inequality in the context of South Africa during this high school summer abroad program.

South and Central Asia Region Legislative Fellows Program
Development & Exchange
South and Central Asia Region Legislative Fellows Program
Global

A two-way exchange program for professionals and young leaders from India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and the US.

Spain: Language and Cultural Traditions
The Experiment
Spain: Language and Cultural Traditions
Spain

Focus on language study and culture in Madrid and Andalusia on this immersive high school summer abroad program in Spain.

Spain: Regional Cultures
The Experiment
Spain: Regional Cultures
Spain

Celebrate the regional cultures that define Spain on an immersive summer abroad program for high school students.

Spain: Technology and Social Innovation in Urban Culture
The Experiment
Spain: Technology and Social Innovation in Urban Culture
Spain

Learn how urban youth are making culturally important advances in technology while engaging in hands-on projects during this immersive high school summer abroad program in Spain.

Special Programs to Address the Needs of Survivors
Development & Exchange
Special Programs to Address the Needs of Survivors
Global

Supporting service delivery, training and related activities to assist vulnerable populations including displaced children and orphans, war victims, and persons with disabilities in 33 countries.

Tanzania: Coastal and Maasai Cultures
The Experiment
Tanzania: Coastal and Maasai Cultures
Tanzania

Study Swahili, complete community service, live with host families, and explore the Ngorongoro Conservation Area during a summer abroad in Tanzania.

Thailand: Buddhist Traditions and Contemporary Culture
The Experiment
Thailand: Buddhist Traditions and Contemporary Culture
Thailand

Experience a diversity of cultures, communities, and urban and rural environments across Thailand during a summer abroad.

Training for Pakistan
Development & Exchange
Training for Pakistan
Pakistan

Training for Pakistan (TFP) is a four-year, USAID-funded project that provides participant training services to USAID/Pakistan's sector teams.

Transformational Leadership Scholarships and Partnerships Program
Development & Exchange
Transformational Leadership Scholarships and Partnerships Program
Kosovo

Helping train a new generation of Kosovar leaders to drive significant change in priority economic, political, and social areas.

Vietnam: Ecology and Conservation
The Experiment
Vietnam: Ecology and Conservation
Vietnam

Journey through Vietnam's natural environments and cultures, and experience current challenges affecting the conservation of the country's diverse ecological systems on a summer abroad.

Women in Science Girls STEAM Camp 2017
Development & Exchange
Women in Science Girls STEAM Camp 2017
Global

The Women in Science Girls STEAM Camp will bring about 100 high school girls from the African continent and the United States together to explore the STEAM fields and access mentorship opportunities and leadership training.

Youth Ambassadors Program for South America
Development & Exchange
Youth Ambassadors Program for South America
Global

The Youth Ambassadors (YA) Program is a three-week exchange for high school youth (ages 15-18) and adult educators focused on civic education, community service, and youth leadership development.

Youth Leadership Program On Demand
Development & Exchange
Youth Leadership Program On Demand
United States

The Youth Leadership Program (YLP) On Demand is a unique program created to serve the U.S. Embassies’ emerging needs. The program supports high school youth and adult educators’ participation in intensive, substantive three-week exchanges in the United States.

Youth Leadership Program with Japan and South Korea
Development & Exchange
Youth Leadership Program with Japan and South Korea
Japan, South Korea

A three-to four-week U.S.-based exchange that explores the primary themes of civic rights and responsibilities, leadership development, and community engagement and the sub-theme of entrepreneurship and innovation.

YSEALI Generation: Youth Unite Against Drugs
Development & Exchange
YSEALI Generation: Youth Unite Against Drugs
Global

The YSEALI Generation: Youth Unite Against Drugs workshop brings together young leaders from Southeast Asia to explore key issues related to drug demand reduction.