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The world is waiting. Africa Asia Pacific Caribbean Europe Latin America North America Middle East “I feel as though I grew beyond what I knew to be possible. It really opened up the world and other ways of thinking to me as never before.” Lindsey J., Global Navigator High School Summer “Cape Town offered adventure that wasn’t available in other locations: an English-speaking population and the chance to study at the University of Cape Town, a world-class institution.” - Student, South Africa (Study Abroad) Morocco Sarah Berry, CIEE student Click to open video overlay Click to close video overlay “By having my professor paint a literal tapestry of Chinese history, I have gained knowledge that will stay with me for the rest of my life.” Leslie D., China (Study Abroad) “The teachers did a good job of taking us to places we wouldn’t otherwise have gone. Doing things such as visiting Penguin Island, taking surfing lessons, and going to Australian Rules football games really enhanced the experience.” Samantha B., Australia (Study Abroad) “I loved the service I did. It helped me learn about myself and search for my passions.” Xiong H., Santiago, Dominican Republic (Global Navigator High School Summer) "My time here in Cuba has been incredible and I have made friends and memories to last a life time." Michael, Tulane University “I think if you let it, this experience can help you to better yourself as a person, and be more accepting of everything around you.” Alexa S., Spain (Study Abroad) With internships spanning a diversity of fields — from public policy to the arts, business administration to marketing — CIEE has you covered. 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This first week alone has been absolutely mind-blowing. To begin with, even...keep reading CIEE News CIEE Bolsters Revenue of American Universities by Supporting Their International Students Unable to Travel to the U.S. This Fall By Communications at CIEE As U.S. colleges and universities face unprecedented enrollment and financial challenges due to COVID-19, The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) is using its global network of study abroad locations...keep reading Global InstitutesInternational EducationMissionStudy Abroad View All Blogs Our Students Are Powerful AUTHENTIC | BOLD | FEARLESS Get Inspired More Scholarships to Get You There CIEE offers more scholarships, grants, and other funding opportunities than any other provider to help make your exchange experience a reality. 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