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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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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USEFP’s GRE Outreach Heads to Sindh and Punjab

“I had heard from people that studying in the U.S. is like a dream come true, but [I] had very little idea on how to get there or what type of tests U.S. universities require. So, this session really worked wonders for me.” This is what engineering student Ameena Khalid ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach

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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EducationUSA Events & Outreach

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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Alumni Events & Outreach

Launch of Fulbright Heroes 2016

“I think a hero is any person really intent on making this a better place for all people.” -Maya Angelou As you read this, over 33,000 people are still “talking” about #FulbrightHeroes on Facebook! Undoubtedly the documentary series has found an eager audience on social media and beyond. Launched on ...
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*WE* Are Agents of Change!

13th Annual Fulbright and Humphrey Alumni Conference
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Alumni Events & Outreach Programs

Spring 2017 UGRAD Grantees Prep for U.S. Semester

Ninety students currently enrolled in undergraduate degree programs at Pakistani colleges and universities attended a pre-departure orientation session in preparation for their upcoming semester of study in the U.S. These students – often referred as Global UGRAD grantees, which is short for the U.S. Government-funded Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global ...
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EducationUSA Events & Outreach

Ninth South Asia Tour Welcomes 18 U.S. University Representatives to Pakistan

Eighteen U.S. university representatives visited 24 higher educational institutes in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad, as part of South Asia Tour 2016. The biannual tour – hosted in the fall and spring each year –  is an opportunity for prospective Pakistani applicants to meet with American university and college administrators. Approximately ...
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