News & Events

Women in Science Hall of Fame – 2014

U.S. Embassy Amman’s Environment, Science, Technology and Health Office for the Middle East and North Africa launched the “Women in Science Hall of Fame” initiative in 2010 to honor outstanding women in science throughout the region. Women from a variety of scientific disciplines are recognized for their accomplishments and efforts to serve as role models ...
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2015 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the 2015 Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) awards for Jordanian scholars.  The program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State for a period of six weeks beginning in or after June 2015. Deadline to apply isDecember 6, 2014. The program ...
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U.S. Ambassador Visits Petra, Observes Preservation Projects First Hand

Ambassador Wells met with H.E. Mohammad Al-Nawafleh, the Chief Commissioner of Petra Development and Tourism Regional Authority (PDTRA), H.E. Mamdouh Al-Fakir, Governor of Petra District, H.E. Emad Hijazeen, PDTRA Deputy Commissioner, and commissioners of the local authority to discuss mutual cooperation and current and future plans for the site and region.  The Ambassador also met ...
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