Inez receiving her award, surrounded by the Alliance Strategies team and the WYSTC volunteers Most journeys start with a dream, and for over 30 years Alliance Strategies has been a curator...Read More about Inez Oliveira Pereira wins ‘Best Volunteer Award’ sponsored by Alliance Strategies
My US experience by Hatitye Makinzi When the covid19 pandemic hit the entire World, it surely brought uncertainty across the board […] High levels of precautions were put in place, to...Read More about J1 Experience in times of COVID-19
July 10, 2020 More than 300,000 exchange visitors come to the United States on privately funded programs each year to experience American culture and society. They come from different corners of the world ...Read More about It’s only about fears and how you overcome them!
Yesterday President Trump announced via Executive Order the temporary suspension of multiple J-1 programs including Summer Work Travel, Intern, Trainee, KoreaWEST and Teacher Exchange through December 31, 2020. Details of...Read More about Temporary Pause on Exchange Programs
May 27, 2020 Recently the U.S. Department of State announced a continued pause on all federally funded exchange programs due to the State Department Global Level 4 Health Advisory. This announcement...Read More about Program by Program update amidst COVID-19 + FAQs
April 28, 2020 Alliance Abroad is still heavily involved in supporting the health, safety and welfare of all of our exchange visitors still in the United States. While our focus continues to...Read More about Cautiously optimistic. Update about the summer ahead
March 10, 2020 As COVID-19 (coronavirus) and related travel restrictions make headlines worldwide, I want you to know that we are tracking this issue closely. The health and safety of our Alliance Abroad...Read More about The Alliance Abroad Community and COVID-19
So you’ve been thinking about a work abroad program and you keep hearing about Australia. It’s so cool. It’s so big. Awesome beaches. Awesome people. Non-stop party. Culture. Driving on the wrong side...Read More about Why Should I Work Abroad in Australia?