About the Program
The five-year program, an investment in Egypt’s future, will support Egypt’s economic and social development by improving organizational capacity with Egyptian institutions and developing a stronger workforce through the provision of scholarships, training, and technical assistance in each of the following priority sectors: Democracy & Governance, Education, Health and Economic Growth.
IIE Implementing Partners:
Nahdet El Mahrousa (NM Egypt)
NM is an Egyptian youth-led non-governmental organization established in November 2003. NM is committed to making a positive and lasting impact on Egypt’s cultural, economic and social development through activating and engaging Egyptian youth in the country’s development, public work and decision making arenas.
NM is an IIE implementing partner providing assistance related to market research.
Career Development Consultations Academy (CDC Egypt)
The Career Development & Consultations Academy (CDC Academy) training, consultancy and academic services through three departments;
- The Management Development Department.
- The Educational Development Department.
- The EFL (English as a Foreign Language) Department.
CDC Academy has a mission statement which captures its strategy and vision as well as a Quality Policy which captures the purpose of its Quality Management System in conformance to the International Quality Management Standard ISO 9001:2008. In addition, CDC prides itself on a unique quality of service and spirit of community.
CDC is an IIE implementing partner providing assistance related to training needs assessment and market research and analysis.
Keys to Effective Learning
Keys to Effective Learning (Keys) specializes in practice-based teacher and administrator training, aiming to provide a richer educational experience for children and a more fulfilling practice for educators.
In addition to teacher and administrator training, Keys’ consulting services include:
- Curriculum Development.
- School Policy Development.
- Staff Selection Assistance.
- Performance Monitoring.
- Student Placement Criteria.
Keys is an IIE implementing partner providing assistance related to monitoring and evaluation services, technical assistance, and training needs assessments.
CID Consulting provides strategic solutions in marketing communications, management, and community development.
Operating in industries such as; education, ICT, FMCG, oil and gas, trade and economic development, government, solid waste management, financial services, and much more, CID works with private and public sector clients, as well as international donor organizations.
CID is an IIE implementing partner providing assistance related to needs assessments and program evaluation services.
Associates for Global Change (AGC) – USA
Associates for Global Change (AGChange) provides consulting services for sustained economic growth and development in Africa, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia. AGChange delivers high quality policy, program and project analyses and evaluations; technical assistance; capacity building, training and research support to international development agencies, private corporations, African governments, associations and non-profits.
AGC is an IIE implementing partner providing assistance related to monitoring and evaluation services, technical assistance, and training needs assessments.
Kelly Novak Opportunities (KNO) USA
KNO helps its business partners improve their performance and business results, makes their business processes more efficient, and develops and uses the potential of both individuals and teams. KNO applies a comprehensive and systematic approach to the preparation, implementation and evaluation of projects.
KNO is an IIE implementing partner providing assistance related to monitoring and evaluation services, technical assistance, and training needs assessments.
Partners & Sponsors
The Scholarships & Training for Egyptian Professionals (STEP) Program is administered by IIE on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). It is made possible with the support from the American people and by USAID. It is conducted in partnership with AFS Egypt, the American University in Cairo, EFE Egypt, Nahdet El Mahrousa, and INJAZ Egypt.
Keys to Effective Learning
Nahdet El Mahrousa
Associates for Global Change (AGC)