Image of January 2011 Alumna of the month, Daniela Munca.

International Exchange Alumni Throughout the World

Around the globe, alumni foster mutual understanding by sharing their talents, knowledge, experience, and time with their community.

Demonstrating the Power of People-to-People Exchanges

Paul   H.

Western Hemisphere
Professor Paul Heck of Georgetown University’s Department of Theology, is a 2008 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program alumnus who lectured in Arabic on the role of religion in the United States at Mohammed V University in Rabat, Morocco.
Fulbright Program Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Western Hemisphere
Improving Lives through Innovation

John   O.

Entrepreneur and Humanitarian
Europe and Eurasia
John O’Loughlin Kennedy has been selected as the U.S. Department of State’s Alumni Member of the Month in recognition of his entrepreneurial and humanitarian efforts that have improved lives around the globe.
Fulbright Program Fulbright Foreign Student Program Western Hemisphere
Grace Kiraguri Learns To Balance It All

Grace   K.

Managing Director of Icon Sports Marketing Ltd.
Sub-Saharan Africa
In her endeavors to launch her own sports marketing firm, Grace Kiraguri of Nairobi, Kenya faced challenges that led her to discover important life lessons.
U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program Western Hemisphere
Paying It Forward

Grace   C.

Sports Journalist
Sub-Saharan Africa
Grace Chirumanzu, a wife, mother of two, and sports journalist from Zimbabwe, grew up loving sports—playing volleyball, cricket, and soccer while in high school.
U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program Western Hemisphere
Building a Future Through Technology

Sura   M.

Middle East and North Africa
Sura Mubarak is a true TechGirl—developing a robotics project to help people with hand disabilities control a computer and starting a volunteering organization. Sura knew that in order to pursue her love of robotics, a trip to the United States was in her future.
TechGirls Western Hemisphere
Cashews and the Lessons of the African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program

Minata   K.

Sub-Saharan Africa
Minata Kone, a Burkinabé alumna of the 2012 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP), is living proof for the women and girls of Burkina Faso and all of Sub-Saharan Africa, that they can be successful international business women.
International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) Western Hemisphere


Number of Fulbrighters that have received the Pulitzer Prize