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GRANT OPPORTUNITIES: Beirut Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund – Deadline: February 10 U.S. Embassy Beirut PAS Annual Program Statement – Deadline: September 1 COVID-19 Press Release: U.S. Donates Personal Protective Equipment to Lebanon’s ISF (Jun. 23, 2021) Video: Supporting LAU Mobile Clinic (Jan. 13, 2021) Video: Lebanese Entrepreneurs Respond to COVID-19 (Oct. 26, 2020) Video: Supporting the LAF in Manufacturing Face Masks (Sep. 10, 2020) Press Release: U.S. Provides Additional Assistance to Lebanon to Respond to COVID-19 (Apr. 22, 2020) Infographic: U.S. Assistance to Lebanon (COVID-19, 2020) EDUCATION Check this list of Scholarships & Exchanges in the U.S. and in Lebanon. Programs currently accepting applications: OneBeat Virtual 2022 – Deadline: February 11 ...
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Ambassador Dorothy C. Shea Statement at the Grand Serail

I just met with His Excellency, the Prime Minister, Najib Mikati, and I was able to convey to him an official written communication from the U.S. Department of the Treasury that answered some of the concerns that the authorities had. They wanted to make sure that in pursuing the regional energy deals, that the United ...
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OneBeat Virtual 2022

OneBeat is an international music exchange bringing together musicians aged 19-35 from around the world to work with American peers and participate in a program that focuses on musical collaboration and social engagement through innovative people-to-people diplomacy. Due to the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, 2022 exchange activities will be conducted online (July 11th – September ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon (January 12, 2022)

Location: Beirut, Lebanon – Multiple Locations Event: The U.S. Embassy in Beirut informs U.S. citizens of planned “Day of Rage” protests to be held in and around Beirut on Thursday, January 13, from approximately 5:00am to 5:00pm. Plan ahead for the possibility of traffic delays and other potential disruptions. U.S. citizens should avoid areas directly affected by these protests and continue to monitor local ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Travel to the United States on Expired U.S. Passports (December 28, 2021)

Message to U.S. Citizens:  U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon Location: Lebanon, countrywide If you are overseas and your U.S. passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly to the United States until March 31, 2022. You qualify to travel on your expired passport if ...
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