Our Exchange Programs
Our exchange programs engage youth, students, educators, artists, athletes, and rising leaders in the United States and more than 160 countries. In addition to exchange programs, ECA also administers a variety of other initiatives that support cultural understanding by protecting cultural heritage across the globe, and providing educational resources for people interested in learning about American culture and the English language.
A resource center for teaching and learning about American English language and culture.
Designs, pilots, and spreads new ways to further educational and cultural diplomacy.
Inclusion of U.S. citizens and citizens abroad with disabilities.
Helping students find information about how to apply to accredited U.S. colleges and universities.
Facilitated discussions around massive open online courses (MOOCs), Open Courseware, and other free online courses.
Host a High School Student
Learn how you can host a student on a U.S. Department of State exchange program.
Professional Partnership Initiatives
Long-standing partnerships with organizations that advance foreign relations and people-to-people diplomacy.
The universal passion for sports is a way to transcend differences and bring people together.
Study abroad resources for governments and institutions, plus info for students.