FY 2018 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership

Funder: Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs

Opportunity: ECA-ECAAE-18-008

Due Date: December 22, 2017

Budget: Negotiable


Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs) for Student Leaders are five- to six-week academic programs for foreign undergraduate students between the ages of 18 and 25 designed to improve their understanding of the United States and to develop their leadership skills. Institutes include a four-week academic residency consisting of interactive classroom activities, discussions, lectures, readings, site visits, and workshops; one week of educational travel to a different region of the United States; leadership skills building activities; community service; and opportunities to interact with their American peers on a college campus.  Each Institute includes approximately 20 participants from selected countries.  In 2017, the following themes will be offered for a total of 19 student leader programs:


5 weeks

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