Apply for U.S.-Mexico Training, Internships, Exchanges, and Scholarships by June 20

Higher Education for Development (HED), in cooperation with the US Agency for International Development (USAID), anticipates making up to seven awards of up to $250,000 each as part of the US-Mexico Training, Internships, Exchanges, and Scholarships (TIES) Initiative. For details about applying for this competitive award, please click this link: TIES US – Mexico University Partnerships. Applications are due June 20 at 5 p.m. ET.

Following are the awards available:

  • One award in Strengthening ICT in Higher Education for Rural Development.
  • Three awards in Rule of Law: Two focused on constitutional reforms in Mexico and one focused on gender and indigenous languages.
  • Two awards in Conservation of Biodiversity and Economic Growth: One focused on linkages between small producers and financial services, and one focused on forestry and sustainable economic opportunities.
  • One award in English Language Education.