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Inauguration of the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation for the Conservation and Rehabilitation of the Roman Aqueduct of Gadara-Jordan

The U.S. Embassy in Amman is pleased to announce the award of a $160,000 grant to the Faculty of Archeology and Anthropology of Yarmouk University for the conservation and rehabilitation of the Roman Aqueduct of Gadara in Umm Qais.  The award was made possible through the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) which supports the ...
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2016 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation

CALL FOR PROPOSALS Introduction The U.S. Embassy in Amman is pleased to announce a call for proposals for the 2016 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP).  The Fund was established by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in 2001, to help countries preserve their cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. ...
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2016 Global UGRAD Scholarship Program

Deadline to apply: January 1, 2016. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Amman is pleased to announce the 2016 Global UGRAD Program. Overview: The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA). This international educational and cultural exchange program ...
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GIST Tech-I Competition is Now Open

The 2016 GIST Tech-I Competition offers young science and technology entrepreneurs an opportunity to compete for mentorship, training, and seed capital to advance their ventures.  The top 30 applicants will be identified through expert review and global public voting, and will receive an all-expense-paid trip to the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Silicon Valley ...
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2016 MEPI Student Leaders Program

Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Student Leaders Program Program Dates: June 26 – August 5, 2016 Application Deadline: January 7, 2016 ——————————— PROGRAM OVERVIEW ——————————— NEA/AC’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) program is pleased to announce the 2016 MEPI Student Leaders Program, a fully-funded leadership training program in the U.S. for undergraduates.  The MEPI Student ...
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