Did you know that in 2015, International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) celebrated its 75th anniversary?
Do you speak sign language? Now you can learn with gifs.

Giphy made 2,000 GIFs to help you learn sign language

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Tea time! Throwback to #Fulbright English Teachers chatting in Japan in 1958.
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Have you ever learned a new sport while living in another country?

This participant Delyan Petkov played American football for the first time while on his exchange program. He quickly became a valuable member of the team.

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What is a public service project that matters to you?

You could receive up to $25,000 in funding for your project through the #AEIF2017 competition. You can submit your proposals on March 2, so get started! alumni.state.gov/aeif
Television and radio might be even better tools for new language learners than previously thought.

The Easy Way to Learn a Language | Reader's Digest

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Exchanges have been around for a while.

Pictured here: President John F. Kennedy signing the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act in 1961, mandating the creation of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (that's us!)
Cultural diplomacy in action! Listen to The Northern Lights perform with a school choir in Zambia through the American Music Abroad program. ❤
If you're on an exchange program in the United States, you will probably talk about all of these.

10 Things a Humphrey Fellow Discusses with Peers in America | Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network

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A wonderful story about the power of #SportsDiplomacy.
Have you ever attended a concert, exhibit, or play at a U.S. embassy or elsewhere? Share your favorite #CulturalDiplomacy event with Acting Assistant Secretary Mark Taplin in the comments.
Do you think you could learn a language from a robot?

This little robot is your new language-learning buddy

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Are you from one of these countries? If so, apply through the link below to the Professional Fellows Program.

Open to Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Georgia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Moldova, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine and Vietnam. The deadline to apply is April 7.

Professional Fellows Program: Southeast Asia and Eastern Europe

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We're now accepting applications for the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program!

Open to college and university faculty and administrators, professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars, and more. Explore the catalog of opportunities below.
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2018-2019 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Competition Opens | Fulbright Scholar Program

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We're live! Join the EducationUSA Virtual College Fair. Sessions on funding, visas, TOEFL, and more are happening every hour until 4 pm EST (9 pm UTC).

Live Now: International Students Day

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Have you started your application? The Gilman International Scholarship- Official Page is accepting applications for the summer, fall, and academic year.

This scholarship is to help undergraduate U.S. students of limited financial means study abroad. Apply by March 7 at 11:59 pm Central Time!

Apply Now: Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

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"It's a way to connect with the world from our front door and see our country through another's eyes."

What foreign students can teach host families about America

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Reminder: The #FulbrightTeach short-term program application is due tomorrow at 11:59 pm U.S. Central Time!

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Short-Term Program

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Happy Valentine's Day! Show your love for the world by making an international valentine. ❤ #ExchangeOurWorld
If you want to attend college in the U.S., join us for EducationUSA's free virtual college fair. Browse the agenda through the link below.

International Students Day | February 15, 2017

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