The U.S. Department of State announces a new scholarship program intended for those young adults who have not had the opportunity for post secondary education. The Community College Initiatives Program is an opportunity for young adults to develop professional skills in the United States. This international educational exchange program enables individuals from selected countries, including India, to study at a community college in the United States.
The eligible fields are Agriculture, Applied Engineering, Business Management and Administration; Health Professions, including Nursing; Information Technology; Media; and Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Applications are due at the U.S. Consulate General, Hyderabad, by December 4, 2009.
For more details visit: http://hyderabad.usconsulate.gov/ccs.html