• 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,...
  • Congratulations to Our 2018 Hope Fund Graduates!  Tala Anchassi graduated in May from Georgetown University with a B.S. in Foreign Service. After a summer internship with Anera, she will return to Georgetown in fall to enter a competitive accelerated program leading to a master’s of science degree...
  • Congratulating Our 2018 DKSSF Graduates EGYPTFarida Sabry graduated from Smith College with a B.S. in engineering and a B.A. in computer science. She stood out as a NeXXt Scholar and GHC Scholar, awards that recognized her outstanding achievements in STEM, and took advantage of...
  • Developing Skills for Success “Before the program, I had a dream, and now I have the knowledge to make this dream come true.” — Yara, EgyptAs a scalable, customizable program, Skills for Success has proven to be effective for reaching trainees within the 16–30 age range,...
  • Youth Restoring Hope in Yemen “The Nahdhat Shabab project is opening doors for women, too," says Maha Awad, who learned how to fix mobile phones and other "skills that make me count in my community."​"I'm now an engineer at the beginning of the road in computer maintenance,”...
  • Exploring English Language Priorities in Algeria “The English Language Forum was an enriching and fruitful experience, which provided us with an opportunity to share ideas and to exchange views about key issues relevant to our field of practice.”Recognizing the challenge facing Algeria, AMIDEAST...
  • Fulbrighters Give Back Basima exemplifies the impact that the outstanding young men and women selected for the Fulbright Program are having once they complete their studies and return home. One way that this prestigious program supports local impact is through Alumni...

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