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To benefit the Institute of International Education

Tuesday, September 21, 2010
New York City



Award accepted by VP Pamela Passman

Opening Minds Corporate Leadership Award

The Honorable Kapil Sibal

Minister of Human Resource Development, India

Stephen P. Duggan Award for Mutual Understanding

Chuck Close

Visual Artist and Fulbright to Austria, 1964-65

Fritz Redlich Alumni Award

Denise Benmosche and Amy Brandt

Members, IIE's Scholar Rescue Fund Board

Women's Global Leadership Award

Faces of the Gala

  • Amy Brandt, Allan Goodman and Denise Benmosche 

    Thank you to the 400 friends and supporters of IIE who joined us in New York to celebrate our honorees.
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  •   Ann Stock and Chuck Close

    Watch Chuck Close speak about the impact of the Fulbright Program.
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  •   Kapil Sibal, Sam Pitroda and S.A. Ibrahim

    Watch India's HRD Minister Kapil Sibal speak on global collaboration in education.
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  • Watch Microsoft Corporate VP Pamela Passman share Women in Technology success stories.
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Program Spotlight
  • Women in Technology

    WIT empowers women and expands their participation in the workforce through specially tailored training activities.

  • Fulbright

    The Fulbright Program, the U.S. Government's flagship international exchange program, is administered by IIE.

  • International Academic Partnership Program

    The International Academic Partnership Program helps U.S. higher ed institutions partner strategically with focus countries.

  • Scholar Rescue Fund logo

    Committed to the idea that each scholar who is able to continue their work in safety is a beacon of hope in our world.

Gala Information
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