Education Mission to Central America – March 2015

Where will your next group of students come from?

Join the U.S. Commercial Service (with support from EducationUSA) on an education mission to the burgeoning markets of:

  • El Salvador
  • Honduras
  • Nicaragua (Optional stop)

Make your school known as a coveted destination for overseas students. Since 2006, the number of students attending higher-education institutions in the United States from these 3 countries has increased 21.5%. This mission will directly connect you with students and schools and help you establish valuable relationships in the Central American cities of San Salvador, Santa Ana, Tegucigalpa and Managua.

Who should join this mission?

  • Community Colleges
  • Intensive ESL Programs
  • Summer Programs
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Programs

Mission participants will receive:

  • Pre-travel briefings
  • On-site embassy/consulate briefings
  • One-on-one meetings
  • Student Fairs with visits to local high schools

Event Dates: March 15-21, 2015

Registration Deadline: January 15, 2015

Cost*:

Non-Profit Institution: $2,208
For-Profit University: $2,612

Additional Nicaragua Fee*
Non-Profit Institution: $1,123
For-Profit University: $1,350

Additional Representative Fee*: $500

*Lodging, some meals, incidentals, and all travel (except for airport transport in-country) not included

Contacts:

Gabriela Zelaya
U.S. Commercial Service – Silicon Valley
(408) 535-2757, ext. 107
Gabriela.zelaya@trade.gov

Sara Moreno
U.S. Commercial Service – Lexington
(859) 225-7001
sara.moreno@trade.gov

Please click here to download the Central American mission flyer.