Eisenhower Fellowships


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

Juan José Güemes

Spain, 2011


VP Economic Affairs
IE Business School


Distinguished Fellow Acceptance Speech

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Oonagh McPhillips
Ireland, 2016


Justice Secretary General
Department of Justice and Equality, Ireland


New Justice Sec Gen is Oonagh McPhillips

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Tudor Giurgiu
Romania, 2014


Transilvania International Film Festival 


Transilvania IFF plans to celebrate its 20th anniversary with a new summer edition

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Olanike Adeyemo
Nigeria, 2007


Professor, Aquatic Epidemiology and Toxicology 
University of Ibadan


Winner: Scientist of the Year 2020

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Tonee Ndungu
Kenya, 2016


Founder and CIO
Kytabu, Inc.


Kenya: Urban Refugee Girls, Women to Benefit From e-Learning Initiative

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Rana Dajani
Jordan, 2014


Associate Professor of Biology
and Biotechnology
Royal Hashemite University


Jordanian scientist finds winning formula to get kids reading

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Phoebe Phillips
Australia, 2018


Associate Professor, Head, Pancreatic Cancer Translation Research Group

University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)


Human pancreatic cancer model offers new opportunities for testing drugs

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Sylvia Bacher
Argentina, 2001


Las Otras Voces


UNESCO recently recognized Silvia Bacher (Argentina ’01) with its 2020 Media and Information Literacy Alliance Award

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Vishal Talreja
India, 2013



Dream a Dream


Continuation Of Education And Mental Health Are Two Challenges Facing Children

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Kathryn Finney
USA, 2016





Kathryn Finney’s Genius Guild Emerges From Stealth With $5 Million To Support Black Entrepreneurs

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Michael McMillan
USA, 2009


President and CEO
Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis


Caring for St. Louis: Urban League’s Michael P. McMillan is The St. Louis American’s 2020 Person of the Year

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Dwaun Warmack
USA, 2019


Claflin University


Claflin University Receives Unprecedented $20 Investment

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Natalia Crujeiras
USA, 2021


Executive Director, Cultural Affairs
Miami Dade College


Art week may be over, but these local ladies are still calling the shots for Miami’s cultural scene

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Albert Chan
USA, 2017


Chief of Digital Patient Experience
Sutter Health


Kraft Heinz, Sutter Health and HPE execs reveal how their organizations quickly adapted to COVID-19

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Bambang Brodjonegoro

Indonesia, 2002


Minister for Research and Technology
Republic of Indonesia


Indonesian-made GeNose C19 Can Detect Covid-19 in 2 Minutes

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Carson Chen
Chinese Taipei, 2019




iXensor to close the loop of COVID-19 outbreak prevention with the fully digitalized rapid antigen test and an encrypted mobile pass

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Ellisha Othman

Malaysia, 2020


Managing Director / Clinical Psychologist

SOLS Health, Science of Life Studies 247


Women Warriors In Mental Health: How A Community Supports Each Other’s Mental Wellness


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Martin Burt
Paraguay, 1994

Fundación Paraguaya


Book: Who Owns Poverty?

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