Study Abroad: STEM Exchanges, Scholarships, and Fellowships in the United States for High School Students/Teachers

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the National Sciences Foundation (NSF) work together to support PEER Science, a grant program that invites scientists in developing countries to apply for funds to support research and capacity-building activities on topics of importance to USAID and conducted in partnership with their NSF-funded collaborators. Candidates must be based in PEER-eligible countries.

Agencies involved: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the National Sciences Foundation (NSF)

Key dates: Application deadline September 2013


The Study America Undergraduate Program

The Study America Undergraduate Program offers Degree and Non-Degree Programs to non-U.S. secondary school seniors or recent graduates from participating countries. Candidates must not be U.S. citizens and must be completing their final year of secondary school. Candidates who are currently enrolled in first or second year college or university students who are interested to transfer to an American institution and complete their bachelor’s degree in the U.S can also apply.

Agencies Involved: The Institute of International Education (IIE)

Key Dates: Up to 4 years