U.S. Embassy Zagreb is opening a call for Alumni Grants for 2017. Through this program, the Embassy invites alumni of U.S. Government-sponsored programs and Croatian citizens who have studied in U.S. high schools or universities to apply for funding for small-scale projects, workshops, seminars and/or to bring an U.S. expert for a seminar, workshop or similar educational activity. Grants are
We are pleased to announce the U.S. Department of State is offering scholarships for highs school students from Croatia to attend a summer institute. Applications are open until February 20.
The State of California will conduct a special primary election on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, for the 34th Congressional District to replace Xavier Becerra who was confirmed as Attorney General of California. This district consists of part of Los Angeles County. If no candidate receives more than 50% of the vote, a special general election will be held on June
Ambassador Julieta Valls Noyes joined the American Corner staff and host library directors from 5 American Corners – Zagreb, Zadar, Osijek, Vukovar and Rijeka at a retreat in Osijek on February 10. American Corners are important partners of the Embassy and we work together on the promotion of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), English teaching and numerous other programs
Ambassador Julieta Valls Noyes and other American diplomats met with a group of students from the High School “A. G. Matoš” from Zabok who visited the Embassy on February 7, 2017.
The State of Kansas will conduct a special election on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, for the 4th Congressional District to replace Mike Pompeo who resigned from the U.S. House of Representatives when he was confirmed and formally sworn in as the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency. This district consists of all or part of Barber, Butler, Chautauqua, Comanche, Cowley,
A group of elementary school students who attended Consular Officer Jessica Jarcev’s presentation about Alaska at the Public library in Gajnice learned about Alaska’s glaciers, volcanos, wildlife, whales, bears, moose and about salmon and fishing industries. The students were interested in Jessica’s native town and her school. They also wanted to know where young people hang out (the “coolest” hangout