Recognizing Qualcomm's efforts on behalf of women in STEM fields, honoring Fulbright Alumni, and advocating for Syrian students.
The Opening Minds Corporate Leadership Award for 2016 was presented to Qualcomm Inc. The award was accepted by Steve Mollenkopf, CEO.
The inaugural IIE Global Changemaker Award was presented to seven Fulbright Alumni: Sergio Aguayo, Dr. William Bader, Dr. Rana Dajani, Dr. Purnima Mane, Mireya Mayor, Dr. Harris Pastides and Josh Weston.
Award accepted by Steve Mollenkopf, CEO
Opening Minds Corporate Leadership Award
Seven notable alumni who came from or studied in Germany, Greece, India, Jordan, Madagascar, Mexico, and New Zealand.
IIE Global Changemaker Award
Dr. John Sexton: NYU as a Global Campus
Milton Glaser: Fulbright Alum to Italy (1952)
Scholar Rescue Fund Fellow From Iraq
Enhancing women’s talent and skills needed to fuel technological and economic growth.
The Fulbright Program, the U.S. Government's flagship international exchange program, is administered by IIE.
Enables Syrians needing educational assistance to find available scholarships and apply to participating universities.
Committed to the idea that each scholar who is able to continue their work in safety is a beacon of hope in our world.
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