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American Councils for International Education

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American Councils for International Education is a foreign exchange based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1974. As of 2018 they had $80 million in revenue and $24 million in assets.

A leader in international education, academic exchange, language acquisition and assessment, and research, American Councils prepares individuals and institutions to succeed in an increasingly interconnected and rapidly changing world.

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Program areas at American Councils for International Education

Student exchanges:american Councils administers educational exchange opportunities in coordination with u.s. and foreign governments, foundations and private sector sources for over 5,600 secondary school, undergraduate, and graduate students each year from approximately 80 countries across africa, south and east asia, eurasia, the middle east, southeast europe, and north and south america. American Councils also manages language and cultural immersion programs to africa, asia, eurasia, the middle east, and russia for secondary school, undergraduate, graduate students, and scholars. These programs promote mutual understanding between americans and International students. Inbound students to the u.s. Learn firsthand about u.s. Values, volunteerism and leadership. In addition, students share their u.s. Experiences with friends, families and communities in their home countries. Similarly, u.s. outbound students are afforded opportunities to share their culture and values with their International host families, host institutions, and friends throughout their overseas programs.

Research scholars:american Councils offers numerous programs that provide support for scholars from the u.s., eurasia, and south east europe. The organization also publishes more than 45 major textbooks and teaching tools, and offers online language learning instruments, including russnet, a vast online russian language learning and teaching network for teachers, students, and others interested in russian language learning can find a wealth of russian language courses, the central asian language network, which provides central asian language learning services and products, including information, language modules, courses, in-service teacher training, databases, discussion forums and links to other central asian language resources. American Councils also administers the domestic and overseas national flagship language program for african languages, arabic, central asian languages, chinese, persian, and russian, the programs are designed to address the critical need for greater numbers of u.s. Professionals in business, government, academia, and those in the third sector who are able ...

Program development:american Councils offers short-term training opportunities for outstanding professionals throughout eurasia. These robust programs provide for the sharing of field-specific information between participants and their u.s. Counterparts, and then, upon return to their home countries, program alumni share their experiences with their colleagues. American Councils professional development programs include research fellowships, as well as the open world program, a program administered in collaboration with the open world leadership center. Since its launch in 1999, over 24,800 participants from a wide variety of professional fields have taveled to over 2,000 communities in all 50 states to meet and share knowledge with their professional colleagues to learn about life in america.

Form 990s for American Councils for International Education

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Dec 27, 2019990View PDF
2017-06May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 23, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Oct 15, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 22, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for American Councils for International Education

Total grants, contributions, etc.$73,162,143
Program services$6,723,023
Investment income and dividends$35,154
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$20,790
Net rental income$76,450
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$110,003
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$63,389
Total revenues$80,190,952

Vendors for American Councils for International Education

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-09-16
██████Fundraising software2020-09-16
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-16
█████████Content management system software2020-09-16
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-09-16
██████████████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-12-06
███████ ███Intercultural Learning Consulting Service$8,585,3432017-06-01
█████ ███It Learning Consulting Service$3,123,8632017-06-01
...and three more vendors

Personnel at American Councils for International Education

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
John HendersonChief Financial Officer$247,608Sept. 25, 2020
Lisa ChoateExecutive Vice President$215,732Sept. 25, 2020
███████ ██████Senior Vice President, Strategic Development$126,727Sept. 25, 2020
███ ███████Senior Managing Director of Field Operations and Programs$115,888Sept. 25, 2020
█████ ███████Senior Human Resources Director-Sept. 25, 2020
████████ ███████Director-Sept. 25, 2020
███ ███████ ██████████First Program Manager-Sept. 25, 2020
███ ███ ██ ████████Director$341,422Sept. 25, 2020
███ ██████ ██ ████Chair of the Board$0Sept. 25, 2020
...and one more key personnel

Peer international cultural and student exchange programs

1Amideast (AMIDEAST)501(c)(3)$65 millionWashington, DC
2The Israel Institute501(c)(3)$22 millionWashington, DC
3Meridian International Center501(c)(3)$41 millionWashington, DC
4International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)501(c)(3)$84 millionWashington, DC
5The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars501(c)(3)$21 millionWashington, DC
6German Marshall Fund (GMF)501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
7Graduate School Usa (GSUSA)501(c)(3)$33 millionWashington, DC
8Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)501(c)(3)$28 millionLittle Rock, AR
9Cultural Vistas501(c)(3)$20 millionNew York, NY
10American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)501(c)(4)$104 millionWashington, DC
11International City County Management Association501(c)(3)$29 millionWashington, DC
12The Aspen Institute501(c)(3)$134 millionWashington, DC
13Close Up Foundation501(c)(3)$35 millionAlexandria, VA
14Greenheart International501(c)(3)$21 millionChicago, IL
15Institute for the International Education of Students501(c)(3)$117 millionChicago, IL
16Afs-Usa501(c)(3)$34 millionNew York, NY
17World Learning501(c)(3)$152 millionBrattleboro, VT
18University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)501(c)(3)$31 millionReno, NV
19Maharishi Foundation USA501(c)(3)$25 millionFairfield, IA
20Institute of International Education501(c)(3)$356 millionNew York, NY
21Council on International Educational Exchange / Council International Study Program (CIEE)501(c)(3)$153 millionPortland, ME
22Institute for Study Abroad Butler University (IFSA-Butler)501(c)(3)$40 millionIndianapolis, IN
23Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
24NAFSA Association of International Educators (NAFSA)501(c)(3)$21 millionWashington, DC
25American Israel Education Foundation501(c)(3)$80 millionWashington, DC