Eisenhower Fellowships

IMAGINING A NEW FUTURE

Eisenhower Fellows build bridges of understanding across borders and cultures and work together to better our world.

Mohamed Abou El-Enein

Germany 2019

 

Executive Director
Joint USC/CHLA Cell Therapy Program

 

Mohamed Abou-el-Enein named Executive Director of USC/CHLA Cell Therapy Program

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Dearbhail McDonald
Ireland 2012

 

Independent journalist, author, broadcaster

BBC Radio Ulster

 

Outstanding Achievement Award presented to Dearbhail McDonald for her contribution to journalism.

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Laura Stefan
Romania 2015

 

Executive Director
Expert Forum

 

Laura Stefan re-elected for RAI Chairperson

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Sbusisiwe Myeni
South Africa 2016

 

Chief Executive 
Imbeleko Foundation

 

New digital academy for rural Valley of 1000 Hills

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Shivon Byamukama
Rwanda 2016

 

Managing Director
Babyl Rwanda

 

Babylon’s E-health Reaches 30% of Rwandans via Phone-Sharing

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Jonathan Lavender
Israel 2021

 

Global Chairman, KPMG Enterprise and Head of Markets
KPMG Israel

 

Responsible Investing

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Samar Nassar
Jordan 2021

 

Secretary General
Jordan Football Association

 

Arab Nations reap rewards of development of women’s game

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Annabel Crabb
Australia 2011

 

Chief Political Writer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

 

Won silver for Best Current Affairs podcast at the Australian Podcast Awards

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Diego Valenzuela
Argentina 2008

 

Mayor
City of Tres de Febrero Buenos Aires, Argentina

 

Mayor Diego Valenzuela celebrated a clear victory in Tres de Febrero, including the popular neighborhoods.

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P. Sainath
India 2000

 

Founding Editor
People’s Archive of Rural India

 

Recipient of the Fukuoka Grand Prize 2021

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SreyRam Kuy
USA 2021

 

Deputy Chief Medical Officer, South Central VA Network
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Administration

 

Houston’s Dr. SreyRam Kuy will be spotlighted as a national inspiration

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Anita Brown-Graham
USA 2005

 

Professor and Director, ncIMPACT
University of North Carolina, School of Government

 

2021 Eisenhower Fellowships Distinguished Fellow Award

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Stephanie McMahon 
USA 2015


Chief Brand Officer
World Wrestling Entertainment

 

Stephanie McMahon inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame

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Adam Thiel
USA 2018

 

Fire Commissioner and Emergency Management Director
City of Philadelphia

 

Philadelphia is the second city in the United States to welcome refugees from Afghanistan.

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Tyrone Grandison
USA 2018

 

Founder
The Data-Driven Institute

 

Black scientists around the world are calling for action, equality and representation

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Nathan Sivagananathan
Sri Lanka 2015

 

Co-Founder and Director
Hatch

 

Hatch awarded best co-working space in the world at Global Startup Awards 2021

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Bam Aquino
Philippines 2021

 

Former Senator
Senate of the Philippines

 

Kaya Natin Movement, PAPO, and MSD launch Pandemic Playbook

 

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Ratish Nanda
India 2007

 

CEO, India

Aga Khan Trust for Culture

 

UNESCO has conferred two major awards on the Aga Khan Trust for Culture

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Saffrey Brown
Jamaica 2019

 

Co-Founder
Leap Co.

 

PSVI vaccinations surpass 20,000 private sector employees

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Yan Speranza
Paraguay 2014

 

Executive Director
Fundacion Moises Bertoni

 

Promoting the Circular Economy

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2021 annual awards ceremony

EF Chairman, former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, presented the 2021 Eisenhower Medal for Leadership and Service to Jamie Dimon, Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, and the 2021 Distinguished Fellow Award to Anita Brown-Graham (USA 2005), ncIMPACT Initiative Director at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Celebrated film, stage and television actor Harry Lennix closed the two days of celebration with a reflection on the timely and important work of Eisenhower Fellowships around the world.

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Eisenhower Fellows making an impact around the world

From our president

  Together Again

As we turn the page on 2021, we reflect on the path just taken and the road ahead. Despite the obstacles to physically convening and the unthinkable loss of so many dear friends, Eisenhower Fellows never have succumbed to despair.

Meet our Spring 2022
Africa Fellows

EF selects leaders combating climate change

Fellows fighting Covid 
across the globe

Making the world more peaceful, prosperous
and just

Bam Aquino (Philippines 2021)
Kola Masha (Nigeria 2012)
Dwaun Warmack (USA 2019)

Leaders Inspiring Leaders

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Exceptional candidates who receive a USA Fellowship will travel from the United States to one or two countries in the EF network.

Global Fellows will travel to the United States for an immersive four-to-six weeks of professional networking, exchange of knowledge.

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