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Community College Initiative (CCIP)

Current Status CLOSED
Deadline November 20, 2019

The Community College Initiative Program is designed to support Pakistani young professionals at accredited U.S. community colleges for one year of non-degree study. Programs are being offered in the following fields: Agriculture, Applied Engineering, Business Management and Administration, Media, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Public Safety (Rescue/Disaster Management Services) and Early Childhood Education. The applicants must be resident in Pakistan, currently employed in one of the fields listed above, have 14-15 years of education (2-year Bachelors), English language proficiency, potential to have a positive impact on Pakistan's future development and demonstrated leadership. Participants spend one academic year in the United States and earn certificates in their fields of study. After completing the program, participants return home with new skills and expertise to help them contribute to the economic growth and development of Pakistan.


Tentative Announcement in the month of November
Duration one academic year 9 - 12 months
Grantees start studies Fall next year

How to apply

Complete application package, including academic transcripts and three letters of references must be submitted to USEFP via courier service at House no. 17, Street 5, F-6/2, Islamabad.

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