News & Events
On Tuesday, April 23, in honor of National Volunteer Month in the United States, IIE San Francisco staff will volunteer at Upwardly Global, an organization that works to “eliminate employment barriers for skilled immigrants and refugees and integrate this population into the professional U.S. workforce.” Staff will run practice interviews with foreign-born job seekers during a mock Interviewing Skills Workshop in San Francisco, California.
Learn more about Upwardly Global
Women in the Global Economy: Authoring Chapters, Advancing Social Change
Trish Tierney, executive director of IIE San Francisco, is a featured author on the Clinton Global Initiative Blog.
New IIE Book Explores Women's Role in Driving Social and Economic Development
Women in the Global Economy: Leading Social Change explores the landscape of women’s participation in the economy and the key role it plays in fueling economic growth by creating stable societies.
For over 50 years, IIE San Francisco has fostered connections between global citizens through training programs, scholarships, and professional exchanges. We invite you to engage with our community and learn more about these international opportunities.
What services are available at this office?
IIESF provides program design; outreach services; application and marketing material design; recruitment and facilitation of selection panels; student advising; and grant management.
IIESF manages a variety of exchange programs in higher education, leadership development, and teacher exchange with topics ranging from women's empowerment to STEM field innovation.
IIESF has tested successful models for working with NGOs around the world in building their local capacity and expanding their reach, ultimately improving their ability to support underserved populations in their communities and beyond.
What programs are currently managed by this office?
Chevron International REACH Scholarship Program
Fulbright Foreign Student Program
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
International Visitors Leadership Program
Mattel Global Scholarship Program
Packard Foundation Technical Assistance and Professional Development Program
Women’s Enterprise for Sustainability (WES)