Alumni EducationUSA Events & Outreach

14.7% Rise in Pakistani Students Studying in the U.S.

Over 260 students eager to take their first steps to acquiring a U.S. degree and immersing themselves in an American college experience attended pre-departure orientation (PDO) sessions hosted by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) in Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi over the month of June. The ...
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2017 EdUSA’s High School Counselors’ Tour Heads to East Coast

Nineteen Pakistani secondary school counselors recently completed a two-week professional development tour, organized by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP). The participants, who hailed from across Pakistan, visited twenty-two leading American academic institutions in 4 states: New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. The tour provided ...
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EducationUSA In Their Own Words

Winning Entry: “My Sixth Birthday,” by Eeman Adeel

Earlier this year, we ran a Creative Writing contest for young writers between the ages of 16 and 19. It gave us the opportunity to read through hundreds of excellent submissions received from all across the country. Presented here is the winning story by Eeman Adell who’s currently studying at ...
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Second Place Entry: “A Bride’s Patience,” by Ayeeza Asghar

Earlier this year, we ran a Creative Writing contest for young writers between the ages of 16 and 19. It gave us the opportunity to read through hundreds of excellent submissions received from all across the country. Presented here is the submission by Ayeeza Asghar whose story placed second in ...
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EducationUSA In Their Own Words

Third Place Entry: “The Equality Theorem,” by Shantul Khalid

Earlier this year, we ran a Creative Writing contest for young writers between the ages of 16 and 19. It gave us the opportunity to read through hundreds of excellent submissions received from all across the country. Presented here is Shantul Khalid’s submission was awarded third place in the contest. ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach

Annual Creative Writing Contest Showcases Young Talent

The month of April was all about giving young writers a chance to pen their innermost thoughts, and channel their creativity for an opportunity to win special prizes as part of the 2nd Annual Creative Writing Content organized by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP). Our ...
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Winter Donations, Competitive College Club, and EdUSA at DAWN Expo 2017!

COMPETITIVE COLLEGE CLUB A college application to a U.S. college or university requires serious commitment and can be daunting at times. In order to help students overcome the challenges of the application process, EducationUSA (EdUSA) at USEFP launched the Competitive College Club (CCC) in March 2015. The 18-month program brings ...
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Tenth South Asia Tour Brings 23 U.S. University Representatives to Pakistan

February 5 – 11, 2017, Islamabad “I have participated in many EducationUSA events and done quite a few tours, and nothing compares to (EducationUSA Pakistan at) USEFP.  School visits were superb, schedule was full and exact, and fairs were well advertised.” Nancy Elizabeth Currey – Northern Arizona University The first ...
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USEFP Outreach Activities

Counseling 101 December 2016 – EducationUSA Advising at USEFP organized training workshops (Counseling 101) in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore for individuals working in their respective school communities as guidance counselors and advisers. These educators were given information and training tools on various aspects of the U.S. enrollment and admissions processes ...
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