The U.S. Middle East Collaboration Effort is now accepting applications for MEPI Trainee Leaders Exchange Program2019 in U.S.A.. The period of the trainee management program is 5 week. Trainee leaders will be put in 4 various United States based universities and will take part in 5 week extensive training program.

The picked trainee leaders will establish their management abilities and broaden their understanding of civil society in addition to the democratic procedure of United States of America. After finishing the 2019 Trainee Leaders program, the individuals will go back to their house nations and might use these abilities for the much better future of their neighborhood individuals. The trainees will have opportunity to engage with the regional individuals and observe and participate in the governmental procedure on the regional, state, and federal levels.

U.S. Department of States will 60 undergraduate and college students. The totally moneyed management program will begin with June 26 2019 and end at July 31,2019 The trainee leaders exchange program is totally moneyed and all the costs is paid by U.S. Department of States.




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  • The expense of the program is totally covered by the U.S. Department of State.

If you do not have passport now, you can still use and publish a copy of your recognition card if you do not have a passport. If you do not have a passport OR if your passport has actually ended, please supply a copy of your nationwide ID rather. In the meantime, make certain to get your passport or passport renewal, because, if picked as a program individual, you will require a passport legitimate for a minimum of 6 months after the program end date.


The eligibility requirements of United States Exchange Program is provided listed below:

Candidates should hold citizenship of Algeria, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, or Libya; Candidates can not hold U.S. citizenship and can not be a U.S. Legal Permanent Citizen.

  • Should have the capability to take part in the program in the U.S.A. in late June 2019;-LRB- ********************).
  • Are 20 to 24 years of age since the program start date of June 26, 2019, and end date of July 31, 2019 (birth dates falling in between July 31, 1995, and June 26, 1999;-LRB- ********************).
  • Show the strong English language abilities required to take part in a U.S. scholastic program;-LRB- ********************).
  • Are devoted to going back to their house country/community following conclusion of the program;-LRB- ********************).
  • Show strong management prospective;-LRB- ********************).
  • Suggest a major interest in learning more about the United States;-LRB- ********************).
  • Are not a 3rd nation nationwide of the nominating nation;-LRB- ********************).
  • Have a continual high level of scholastic accomplishment and presently going to an undergraduate or graduate program, have actually finished from an undergraduate program within 6 months or less from the program start date of June 27, 2019 or will begin graduate research studies in the fall 2019 term in their house nation; will not be beginning research study in an undergraduate or academic degree program in the U.S.A. throughout the fall 2019 U.S.A. scholastic term;-LRB- ********************).
  • Show a dedication to civic engagement;-LRB- ********************).
  • Choice will be offered to those who have no previous travel experience in the United States or Canada and restricted to no research study or travel experience outside their house nation;-LRB- ********************).
  • Want and able to get involved totally in extensive scholastic, social work, and instructional travel activities;-LRB- ********************).
  • Are comfy with school life, sharing living lodgings while taking a trip with an international group of individuals from the Middle East and North Africa area and with U.S. people, and making changes to cultural and social practices various from those of their house countries/communities; and
  • Are comfy dealing with another program individual of the exact same sex in a shared space in addition to taking a trip to the U.S.A. and taking part in the program with no accompanying pals or relative.


Click the Apply Now button to continue to online application. You have develop an account initially and after that fill the online application thoroughly. You need to supply one suggestion letter and your recommender needs to complete the offered suggestion type. A recommender needs to be somebody aside from a good friend or member of the family, who understands you well and has actually observed your scholastic, expert, or volunteer work (ex. teacher, manager, colleague).

Each candidate will get an e-mail alerting them of the outcome of their application through the Fluid Evaluation online application database by the program implementer Georgetown University. Individuals are then spoken with and chosen by Embassies.


  • Applications for the Trainee Leaders Scholarship Program will be accepted from October 9, 2018 to December 31, 2018.