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Last Update: March 23, 2015
  • The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs offers a range of programs, including youth-focused programs to empower the next generation and establish long-lasting ties between the United States and other countries. Exchange programs focus primarily on secondary schools and colleges to promote mutual understanding, leadership development, educational transformation and democratic ideals.  The Bureau also offers programs for undergraduates and graduates, as well as professional development opportunities. The links below provide more information on these exchange programs.

Youth Programs 

Youth Programs  ( PDF 1307kb)

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Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs  (PDF 641kb)

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Graduate and Professional Development Programs

Graduate and Professional Exchange Programs (PDF 1429kb)

Study of the U.S. Institutes for Secondary School Educators
June – August 2015

MEPI Programs 

Miscellaneous Programs

Important note: To avoid email overloads and technical difficulties, we encourage you to send in your application as early as possible in advance of the deadline. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Bureau of Educational and cultural Affairs


  • The U.S. Embassy is proud to offer advising services to Algerian students to help them understand how they can apply to universities and colleges in the United States.  If you are interested in attending an information session or scheduling an advising session, please send an email to for more information.

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