• AMIDEAST Celebrates 50 Years of Service in Lebanon The significant funds raised at the event will enable AMIDEAST to expand initiatives benefiting youth in Lebanon. AMIDEAST is grateful to individual donors as well as the corporate sponsors of the event: SMLC – Pepsi, INDEVCO, District S, IMP...
  • Egypt on the Rise: Helping Young Entrepreneurs Succeed Their timing couldn’t have been better. Soon after launching Marj3 in July 2016, they heard of the Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP), an initiative that AMIDEAST launched in partnership with Citi Foundation to help aspiring young Egyptian...
  • AMIDEAST Education Abroad Programs Resume in Egypt, Tunisia Like most full-service third-party study-abroad providers operating in Egypt and Tunisia during the turmoil of 2011, AMIDEAST had little choice but to close its programs in these countries although they were in demand and great sources of pride for...
  • Student Spotlight: Overcoming the Odds Some obstacles for Yemeni students are not new. With a pre-war per capita GDP of less than $2,000 per year, almost no Yemeni family can afford to send a child abroad for higher education. Only the few opportunities currently extant for Yemeni...
  • Welcoming the DKSSF Class of 2018! EGYPTAlaa Adel Abdelhamid is driven by his passion for the sciences. During his senior year at the STEM High School for Boys, he created a YouTube channel about science, which he manages and writes scripts for, and cofounded the physics group at his...
  • Introducing the Hope Fund Class of 2018 Farah Abdel Jawad is a first-year architectural engineering student at Drexel University. Originally from Jaffa, she grew up in Amman, Jordan, where she excelled at the Modern Montessori School. Outside the classroom, Farah is a talented athlete and...
  • 12 Years of Reforming Education in Palestine What students needed, Palestinian leaders recognized in the mid-2000s, were schools for the 21st century. Since 2007, AMIDEAST has responded, working in partnership with the Palestinian Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MoEHE) to implement...
  • YES Program Marks 15th Anniversary Of Building Understanding AMIDEAST is proud to have been a partner on YES since the beginning, recruiting, selecting, and supporting over 2,700 high school students from the Middle East and North Africa for an academic year exchange in the U.S. Throughout these 15 years,...

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