On February 20, 2017, the International Student Network (ISN) hosted a university fair in Bahrain for students interested in studying in the United States. The fair featured representatives from over 10 American colleges and universities, including Eastern Kentucky University, Fontbonne University, Illinois State University, University of Central Missouri, Grand Valley State University, University of San Diego, Drury University, Full Sail University, University of South Florida, Carthage College, and the American University of Malta. Over 250 people attended the fair and learned about the university admissions process, scholarship opportunities, and campus life.
Deputy Public Affairs Officer Joslyn Mack-Wilson and Education Advisor Samar Hasan provided students and their parents information about how to apply to university in the United States. EducationUSA promotes U.S. higher education around the world by offering free, comprehensive, objective, and timely information about educational opportunities in the United States and guidance to qualified individuals on how to best access those opportunities. If you would like more information about applying to school in the United States, please contact the EducationUSA Office at the U.S. Embassy in Manama via email at ManamaPAO@state.gov. Services provided by appointment only.