Application is invited to apply for Community Engagement Exchange Program In USA 2022. This is a fully-funded USA exchange program for international students. The application for the next cycle of the Community Engagement Exchange (CEE) Program is now open! Both Male & females are eligible to apply. IELTS/TOEFL is Not Required at the time of application and at the time of selection.
The CEE Program is a dynamic global network of innovators working with communities to address critical problems of the 21st century. CEE equips dedicated visionaries with the experience, skills, and resources to develop multisectoral approaches and build healthy and engaged communities in more than 100 countries.
A transformational leadership development experience, CEE is a one-year program designed to enable civil society leaders, ages 21-28, to harness the power of networks, relationships, and information for the public good, specifically on issues related to civic dialogue and peacebuilding, open and participatory government, women and gender, resilience and sustainable development, and youth participation.
Community Engagement Exchange Program 2022
- Country: United States of America
- Duration: 3 Months in the USA
- Value: Fully Funded
- Deadline: 14th January 2022
The program covers the cost of most expenses associated with:
- J-1 visa support
- Round-trip travel from participants’ home city to the U.S.
- Monthly allowance to cover housing, meals, and other living expenses while in the U.S. and
- Accident and sickness insurance
Eligible countries by region
Africa: Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
East Asia and the Pacific: Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam
Europe and Eurasia: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia, Herzegovina, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey, and Ukraine
The Middle East and North Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, and West Bank/Palestinian Territories
South and Central Asia: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan
Western Hemisphere: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, and Uruguay
Competition for the CEE Program is based on merit and open to emerging civil society and community leaders who meet the criteria below. Applications that do not meet these eligibility requirements will be disqualified and will not be reviewed by the selection committee.
- The candidate must be a citizen of the above countries.
- The candidate must have at least 2 years of professional experience.
- Applicants must live in their home country.
- Candidates must be fluent in the English language.
- Applicant must not be a permanent resident of the US for the past three years.
- The applicant must not be related to IREX.
- The candidate’s age requirement is 21 to 28 years old.
The CEE Fellow application will be open from Monday, November 15 through Friday, January 14 at 11:59 pm EST.
How to Apply:
The application process for Community Engagement Exchange Program 2022-23 is online. Upload all the required documents. To Apply, Please Visit the Official Website of the CEE Exchange Program 2022.