Partnerships and grant programs have always been an integral part of the Gerald H. Read Center for International and Intercultural Education (CIIE). We constantly seek the opportunity to be involved in meaningful educational projects worldwide.

Our grants include:


    Funded by U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and administered by IREX

    The International Leadership in Education Program brings outstanding teachers from the Near East, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Western Hemisphere to the United States to learn about the latest advancements in educational methodology and policy, and to develop the leadership skills necessary to implement and promote change within their schools and home communities.

  • Fulbright TEA – Teacher in Excellence and Achievement

The Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA) brings international teachers from Eastern Europe to Kent State University for a six-week program that offers academic seminars for professional development focusing on media literacy. Participants observe classrooms and share their expertise with teachers and students at KSU and local secondary schools.

The 2023 cohort of Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement.