ZERO1 and the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs are pleased to announce the final selection of artists for the American Arts Incubator. Learn more
Less than 10% of U.S. students study abroad, and very few of these students are in high school. Yet, studying abroad early builds global competencies such as language and cross-cultural skills, maturity, and clarity about one's post-secondary education and career. Learn how to help high school students achieve their dreams of studying abroad.
Kalyn and Nathan, National Security Language Initiative for Youth students in Marrakech, Morocco, describe how their experiences learning Arabic in the classroom, speaking with locals in the country's native language, and making personal connections with the people they meet have positively impacted and enriched their lives.
Under ECA’s Empowering Women and Girls Through Sports Initiative, three-time Olympic gold medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee promoted healthy lifestyles and shared lessons on leadership in Jerusalem for this first-ever State Department track and field envoy program.
The Huffington Post listed Fulbright alumnus Randy Sterling Hunter’s music video as one of “The 20 Best Music Videos of 2013”.
In the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), one of the best ways to amplify the impact of our programs comes in the reciprocal programming of our people-to-people exchanges. The December 2013 soccer exchange visitor program with Iraq proved this point.