The IIE Moscow office works closely with the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, Russian government agencies, Russian educational institutions, and a variety of NGOs and international organizations in support of international education.
What role does the Moscow office play?
IIE’s Moscow office was established in 1993 to support energy training programs funded by the U.S. government. IIE’s presence in Russia was expanded and strengthened in 1994 with work for student advising and corporate programming, and again in 2000 when the office began administration of the Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program. IIE/Russia plays a critical role in administrative support for the Fulbright program and administering travel and study grants for the Ford Foundation Global Travel and Learning Fund Program.
What services are available at this office?
Fulbright grants are awarded to U.S. citizens and nationals of other countries for a variety of educational activities including: university lecturing, advanced research, graduate study and teaching in secondary schools.
IIE Moscow administers a number of corporate programs, including work with the Alcoa Foundation, PepsiCo, and ExxonMobil.
NYU Abu Dhabi
NYU Abu Dhabi consists of a highly selective liberal arts and science college. Together, NYU New York and NYU Abu Dhabi will form the backbone of a unique Global Network University, with faculty and students spending “semesters away” at one or more of the numerous study abroad sites NYU maintains on five continents.
Cargill Global Scholars Program
The Cargill Global Scholars program provides financial support and leadership development opportunity to undergraduate students from around the world. Scholarships will be awarded to talented, high performing students studying in a field relevant to Cargill’s world of food, agriculture and risk management.
What programs are managed by this office?
- Fulbright Program in Russia
- Corporate Programs
- NYU Abu Dhabi
- International Fellowships Program Ford Foundation