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A U.S. congressional delegation is visiting Minsk on August 13-14

A U.S. congressional delegation led by Representative Mike Quigley is visiting Minsk on August 13-14, 2019.  This is Representative Quigley’s first time visiting Belarus.  The delegation will meet with Belarusian government officials to discuss bilateral U.S.-Belarusian relations and underscore the United States’ commitment to supporting the sovereignty and independence of Belarus.
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Application Period Started for the Fulbright Foreign Student Program 2020-2021

The U.S. Embassy in Belarus is pleased to announce a competition for the Fulbright Foreign Student Program scholarships in the 2020-2021 academic year for graduate students or young professionals from Belarus who have already obtained a bachelor’s degree. The program enables its participants to research and study for up to two years at U.S. universities ...
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Application Period Started for the Fulbright Faculty Development Program 2020-2021

The U.S. Embassy in Minsk is pleased to announce the competition for the Fulbright Faculty Development Program (FFDP). This non-degree professional development program provides promising junior university faculty with the opportunity to: develop new courses and ideas for curriculum reform at their home institutions cultivate teaching skills and techniques based on personal observation of U.S. ...
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Application Period Started for the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program 2020-2021

The U.S. Embassy in Minsk is pleased to announce the annual Fulbright competition for Belarusian scholars for the 2020-2021 academic year. The Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program is a non-degree, post-doctoral award program for researchers, university lecturers and experts from academic institutions in Belarus who wish to conduct post-doctoral research, lecture, or pursue combined lecturing and ...
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U.S. Embassy, UN and Belarusians remember international relief worker, American Ruth Waller

Today the U.S. Embassy, the United Nations Office in Belarus and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus held a commemoration ceremony for American Ruth Waller, a member of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA) Mission in post-war Belarus. UNRRA’s technical and food assistance, to which the United States was the biggest contributor, ...
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