Professional Exchange Programs

  • The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

    This program brings mid-career professionals with leadership ability and a dedication to public service to the United States for 10 months of non-degree, academic study and professional development in specific fields of study.

  • Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program

    The American English E-Teacher Program offers foreign English teaching professionals the opportunity to take innovative, online university-level classes and online professional development programming for teachers.

  • Study in the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) for Scholars

    This program brings mid-career scholars, faculty, and practitioners to the United States for six-week non-degree, programs to strengthen curricula and teaching about the United States in universities.

  • Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA)

    This program brings teachers to the United States for a six-week program that offers academic seminars for professional development at a host university. Participants observe classrooms and share their expertise with teachers and students at the host university and local secondary schools.

  • International Writing Program (IWP)

    The International Writing Program (IWP) is an internationally known annual forum at the University of Iowa, which brings together emerging literary figures from around the world for a 12-week writer-in-residency program.