The U.S. Department of State is committed to supporting the next generation of diverse American leaders to gain the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a globalizing world.

Study abroad is a time of great discovery—young Americans experience the world and begin to form networks that will enhance their prospects in the world’s marketplace and their potential as global problem-solvers. Americans who study abroad build understanding as unofficial ambassadors for our country, defining American values and debunking stereotypes.

Chart your future as a global leader today!

 

Read a letter from First Lady Michelle Obama on International Education Week.

 

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Investing in the potential of all young people, through access to a well-rounded, world-class global education, is an investment in our collective future.

First Lady Michelle Obama

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