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The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program provides scholarships to high school students.
TechGirls is an international exchange program designed to empower young girls to pursue careers in the science and technology sectors.
"Playing sports gives a girl the feeling of empowerment, ...how to become a better, stronger character."
The U.S. Department of State hosted the first Youth TechCamp in Washington, D.C. for 21 Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program alumni
At a reception on June 4, the U.S. Ambassador to Egypt Margaret Scobey congratulated 18 Egyptian students (and their parents) from Alexandria who will begin studying in the U.S. at various colleges and universities in the 2011-2012 academic year.
On June 22, 2011, the U.S. Department of State welcomed 10 young Iraqi basketball players and their coaches to the United States.