SUSI for Scholars and Secondary School Educators

The United States Embassy in Uruguay is pleased to announce the Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) 2018 for Scholars and Secondary Public Schools/UTU Educators or Adminstrators. SUSI is designed as an intensive five/six-week post-graduate level academic program with integrated study tours hosted at U.S. universities for multinational professional groups (see eligibility criteria below) ...
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United States Embassy finances social project of Dartmouth and UCUDAL universities, that seeks solutions to youth unemployment in Uruguay

The Embassy of the United States in Uruguay announced that it will finance a Pilot Business Education Plan with a $60,000 grant that will be prepared by students from both universities and will be aimed at young people between 15 and 29 years of age who do not work formally or participate in the Uruguayan ...
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State Department’s Biotechnology & Agricultural Policy Officer Dr. Wayne Schmidt visited Uruguay

State Department’s Biotechnology & Agricultural Policy Officer Dr. Wayne Schmidt visited Uruguay to understand the perspectives of academics, policy makers, and industry on Uruguay’s challenges in using existing and emerging biotechnologies. During his visit, Dr. Schmidt attended the inauguration of the new Biotechnology Center for Research and Innovation, met with ORT University School of Engineering ...
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International Education Week Kicks Off With Record Number of Students Studying Abroad

From November 13-17, the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education will celebrate International Education Week (IEW) by encouraging Americans and international students to seek opportunities to study abroad, make connections with peers in other countries, and ultimately see themselves as actors in and shapers of both their local communities and an ...
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Economies flourish with more women-owned businesses

The numbers are in: When countries support women entrepreneurs, economies grow by 12 percent in terms of gross domestic product. That’s a big reason why there is such a push to help women open or expand businesses and why the November 28–30  Global Entrepreneurship Summit  in Hyderabad, India, will spotlight their potential. Women still face barriers, including difficulties ...
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Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA)

TEA is an intensive non-credit, non-degree, six-week professional development program at a U.S. university (January – March 2018 or September – November 2018). Program Includes: A customized academic program in general pedagogy and discipline-specific education sessions; A customized course in instructional technology; Field experience at a U.S. secondary school; Organized U.S. civic and cultural activities ...
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SUSI 2017 for Scholars and Secondary School Educators

  The United States Embassy in Uruguay is pleased to announce the Study of the United States Institutes (SUSI) 2017 for Scholars and Secondary School Educators. SUSI is designed as an intensive five/six-week post-graduate level academic program with integrated study tours hosted at U.S. universities for multinational professional groups (see eligibility criteria below) that will ...
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