American English

Desk with old typewriter, book, and paper and the title graphic on topA resource center for teaching and learning about American English language and culture.




New Program Empowers

For past and present U.S. government-sponsored exchange program participants.




Photo of man on stage in front of audienceDesigns, pilots, and spreads new ways to further educational and cultural diplomacy. 



Cultural Heritage Center

Photo of chc painting The protection and preservation of cultural resources.

Disabilities in Exchange Programs

IVLP ParticipantInclusion of U.S. citizens and citizens abroad with disabilities.



educationusa adviserHelping students find information about how to apply to accredited U.S. colleges and universities.



Photo of MOOC participants in discussion during classFacilitated discussions around massive open online courses (MOOCs), Open Courseware, and other free online courses.


Host a High School Student

family photoLearn how you can host a student on a U.S. Department of State exchange program.


Professional Partnership Initiatives

photo of professionals Long-standing partnerships with organizations that advance foreign relations and people-to-people diplomacy.


Sports Diplomacy

Photo of sports envoy and participantsThe universal passion for sports is a way to transcend differences and bring people together.


Study Abroad

study abroad participant Study abroad resources for governments and institutions, plus info for students.


Women's Empowerment

womenLearn about women's empowerment initiatives. 


100,000 Strong

In initiative to increase international study in Latin America and the Caribbean.

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ECA Offices

Get to know the offices and divisions of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs by exploring its organizational structure.


International Education Week

Find out how you can participate!

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