Eisenhower Fellowships


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

Geetha Tharmaratnam

UK, 2015


CEO / Founding Partner
Aequalitas Capital Partners


Why Now Is The Ideal Time To Invest In Africa, The Fastest Growing Continent In The World

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Katy Hayward
Northern Ireland, 2019


Senior Fellow, ‘UK in a Changing Europe’ initiative and Reader in Sociology

Queen’s University, Belfast


What do we know and what should we do about the Irish border?

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Miriam Meckel
Germany, 2008


Founding Publisher
Handelsblatt Media Group


Is Angela Merkel a feminist? – Interview with Miriam Meckel

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Nobukhosi Dlamini
South Africa, 2020


Founder and Executive Director
Bahati Tech


Bahati Tech: Technical, Operational, and Legal Knowledge in One

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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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Najla Al-Midfa
United Arab Emirates, 2019


Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center – Sheraa


Emirates teams up with Sheraa to boost entrepreneurship

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Melissa Little
Australia, 2006


Theme Director of Cell Biology
Kidney Development, Disease and Regeneration Group, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne


Professor Melissa Little – Murdoch Children’s Research Institute stem cell initiative

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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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Jason Coleman
USA, 2019


Co-Founder/Executive Director
Project SYNcERE


Bridging the Gap: An EF Spotlight Video

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Dan Isom 
USA, 2013


Interim Public Safety Director  


Mayor-elect Jones to appoint former police chief as new public safety director

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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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Dean Fealk
USA, 2016


Managing Partner for San Francisco
DLA Piper


DLA Piper partner Dean Fealk first law firm leader elected to board of Silicon Valley Leadership Group

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Jayantha Fernando
Sri Lanka, 2012


Legal Advisor
ICT Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA)


LankaSign: Unlocking the next level of Sri Lanka’s digital transformation

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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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Magaly Blas
Peru, 2018


Director, Mama River Program
Cayetano Heredia University


The Eisenhower Minute: An EF Spotlight Video

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Annual Awards Ceremony moved to historic Philadelphia location

All October 11-12 EF events updated with new Covid precautions

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EF spotlight

The impact of the women and men of Eisenhower Fellowships

Eisenhower Fellowships
names new Global Scholars

U.S. students off to Europe
this fall for academic year of study

Welcome Back!
Friends of EF, Live and in Person

Pin Ceremony and Annual Awards Dinner
Join us October 11-12, 2021, Philadelphia

Special EF Family Chat:
Covid crisis in India

Virtual visit with our Eisenhower Fellows in India confronting the Covid-19 pandemic

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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