Institute of International Education

"Institute of International Education" (IIE) - non-profit organization promoting international exchange education and training. It was established in 1919 and based in the USA. [ [ Nominate Your Program ] ]

The Institute, by its statement, governs more than 200 programs serving more than 20,000 persons from 175 nations each year. The programs involve studies in USA [ [ Funding for US Study Online] ] [ [ Rocky Mountain Regional Center] ] and abroad. [ [ Study Abroad Funding] ] [ [ Fulbright Online] ]

Among current and former sponsors of IIE are: US State Department, USAID, US Department of Energy,
World Bank, Cisco Learning Institute, Ford Foundation, Freeman Foundation, GE Foundation, Goldman Sachs Foundation, Governments of Brazil, Chile, Japan and Spain, ITT, Levi Strauss Foundation, Lucent Technologies Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Packard Foundation, AIG Foundation.

The Institute of International Education has 7 offices in the United States and 13 offices worldwide (Beijing, Egypt, Hungary, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Mexico, Namibia, the Philippines, Russia, Thailand, Ukraine, and Vietnam. [ [ IIE Vietnam] ]

The Declared Mission

* Promotion of closer educational relations between the people of the United States and other countries;
* Strengthening and linking institutions of higher learning globally;
* Rescuing threatened scholars and advancing academic freedom;
* Building leadership skills and enhancing the capacity of individuals and organizations to address local and global challenges.


External links

* [ IIE Web Page]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Institute of Culinary Education — Infobox University name = The Institute of Culinary Education native name = image size = 200 px caption = latin name = motto = mottoeng = established = 1975 closed = type = Private affiliation = endowment = officer in charge = chairman =… …   Wikipedia

  • Institute of Technical Education — Infobox University name = Institute of Technical Education established = 1992 type = president = city = Singapore country = students = undergrad = postgrad = faculty = website = Institute of Technical Education… …   Wikipedia

  • International education — The term international education can mean many different things and its definition is debated. Some have defined two general meanings to the concept of international education in regard to students. The first refers to education that transcends… …   Wikipedia

  • Institute for the International Education of Students — The Institute for the International Education of Students, or IES, is a not for profit that provides premier study abroad programs for U.S. college aged students. Founded in 1950 as the Institute for European Studies, the organization has since… …   Wikipedia

  • Monterey Institute of International Studies — Motto Be the solution Established 1955 Type Private …   Wikipedia

  • Moscow State Institute of International Relations — МГИМО Университет Established 14 October 1944 Type Public …   Wikipedia

  • Asian Institute for Distance Education — Infobox University name = Asian Institute for Distance Education established = 1984 type = Private distance learning college dean = Antonio O. Cojuangco, M.B.A. location = Greenbelt Mansion, Perea St., Makati City, Philippines e mail address =… …   Wikipedia

  • Glion Institute of Higher Education — Infobox University name =Glion Institute of Higher Education native name =Glion Institute of Higher Education latin name = motto = established =September 15 1967 type =Hotel Management School endowment = staff = faculty = president = principal =… …   Wikipedia

  • Graduate Institute of International Studies — Infobox University name = Graduate Institute of International Studies (HEI) established = 1927 type = Public director = Philippe Burrin students = 600 city = Geneva country = Switzerland nickname = HEI website= [] …   Wikipedia

  • National Institute of Science Education and Research — राष्ट्रीय विज्ञान शिक्षा एवं अनुसंधान संस्थान Established 2007 Type Public …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.