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Ask the Consul – April 2021

Frequently Asked Questions – Student Visas Q:  Is the U.S. Embassy interviewing for student visas? A:  Yes! The U.S. Embassy Consular section is interviewing for F-1 Student Visas. International students are an integral part of American colleges. The U.S. State Department encourages international students to apply to American universities. Q: My mom wants me to go ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity

The U.S. Embassy in Georgetown, Guyana announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity for a project to strengthen the capacity of the Government of Guyana to improve the transparency of the fiscal management of natural resource funds used for public infrastructure projects.  A grant for up to $100,000 USD will be awarded via the Department’s Fiscal ...
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Applications Open for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, the Humphrey Fellowship Program is part of the U.S. continued commitment to the prosperity of Guyana and the region. The program provides a basis for establishing lasting ties between citizens of the United States and their professional counterparts in other countries, fostering an exchange of knowledge and mutual ...
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U.S. Military Representatives Visit Guyana for Tradewinds Planning Conference

Tradewinds 2021 will occur in June and will be held at several Guyana locations. All training locations provide opportunities to conduct joint, combined, and interagency partner nation capacity building focused on increasing regional cooperation in complex multinational security operations, as well as in humanitarian assistance and disaster response operations.
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Weather alert: Severe Weather and Flooding April 9-11, 2021

Location: Guyana Event: The National Weather Watch Center of the Ministry of Agriculture has issued a severe weather advisory for the period of April 9-11, 2021.  Continuous moderate to heavy rain showers are anticipated across Guyana with periodic high intensity rainfall events anticipated over coastal areas.  Forecasted conditions coupled with high tide could result in flooding ...
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