Remarks: EducationUSA College Fair Reception

Remarks by Charge d’Affaires Stephanie Bowers October 19, 2018 Good evening and welcome to Liberty Overlook.  I am excited to host my first EducationUSA college fair reception, because all of us here tonight understand the importance of education, and the difference it makes in the lives of young people. Just last night I attended the first ...
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U.S. Embassy 4th Annual EducationUSA College Fair a Success

The United States Embassy sponsored the 4th annual EducationUSA College Fair on Saturday, October 20th at the Melia Nassau Beach Resort. This year’s fair included representatives from over 40 U.S. colleges and universities. The one-day event attracted over 1,800 students from Nassau and the family islands along with their parents eager to learn about higher ...
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Youth Ambassadors 2018 -New Providence (Deadline Extended)

U.S. Embassy Nassau is pleased to announce that we have extended the deadline for the Youth Ambassadors with the Caribbean Program – Nassau Cohort! Students and potential adult mentors from New Providence have until Monday, May 21st, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. to apply. The program will take place in the United States August 7 – ...
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Bahamian Student-Athletes Participate in a Dynamic Workshop Sponsored By GAFY and the US Embassy

On March 24, approximately 150 Bahamian student-athletes participated in an informative one-day workshop at the Melia Nassau Beach Hotel sponsored by U.S. Embassy Nassau in partnership with the non-profit Global Athletic Foundation for Youth (GAFY).  The goal of the program and partnership is to develop well-rounded students who excel academically, as well as athletically in ...
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Students from Exuma Selected to Participate in Youth Ambassadors Program in the U.S.

Six students from L.N. Coakley High School in Exuma have been selected by U.S. Embassy Nassau to participate in the prestigious Youth Ambassadors Leadership Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State through U.S. Embassy Nassau and implemented byWorld Learning.  World Learning is a global not-for-profit organization with educational and international development operations in more ...
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United States Engagement in the Caribbean

The Department of State submitted a multi-year Caribbean strategy to Congress on June 19 that establishes a framework for enhancing the security and prosperity of the Caribbean through strengthened relations with the governments of the Caribbean, the Caribbean diaspora, the private sector, and civil society.  Congress mandated this strategy through the United States-Caribbean Strategic Engagement ...
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University of The Bahamas Announced as a Recipient of a 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund Grant

The U.S. Department of State, Partners of the Americas and NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced the latest 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund grant winners sponsored by NAFSA and CAF Development Bank of Latin America in honor of NAFSA’s retired Executive Director and CEO Marlene Johnson. Johnson’s public policy leadership resulted in NAFSA ...
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Youth Ambassadors Program with the Caribbean – Exuma Cohort

Program Description:  High School students from Exuma, The Bahamas are invited to apply for participation in the Youth Ambassadors Program with the Caribbean. Through this program Caribbean youth, ages 15-18, will gain the knowledge and leadership skills to become more engaged in their communities, and get to know the United States and their home countries, ...
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American Spaces

The American Corner Nassau is a partnership between the U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section and the College of The Bahamas. The Corner provides access to current and reliable information about the United States via book collections, the Internet, and through local programming to the general public.  The American Corner serves as an information outpost similar ...
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