Educational Exchange, American Studies Institute

To provide faculty and other professional participants with a deeper understanding of American society, culture and institutions, past and present, in order to improve courses and teaching about the United States abroad.

To provide student participants an introduction to American society and values,
including principles of leadership, team building and volunteerism.
Examples of Funded Projects

American Studies Institute on National Security at UC/San Diego; American Studies Institute on U.S.

Politics and Political Thought at the University of Massachusetts/Amherst; American Studies Institute on the Civilization of the U.S.

at New York University.

Agency - Department of State

The Department of State strives to create a more secure, democratic and prosperous world for the benefit of the American people and the international community.