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  • ABPA Institute Hosting Live Webinar with State Department!

    Breaking Into a Federal Career Path – A Conversation with The State Department
    Date: October 05, 2022 2:00pm - 3:00pm (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Join us for an insight to the many pathways to a meaningful career with the State Department! You will learn more about State Department careers in the Washington DC region as well as overseas in the U.S. embassies. ABPA Institute’s Program Administrator, Aliya Qutub and Program Coordinator, Amanda Rommes are joined by Mr. Faisal Khan, a recruiter for the State Department, who will share the latest on internships, fellowships, and the job application processes with the organization. We will also be speaking with Mr. Mahmoud El-Hamalawy to share his perspective on working in the State Department’s Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs and on the activities of the inter-agency Arab-Americans in Foreign Affairs Agencies (AAIFAA), of which he is a board member. We will have a live Q&A at the end to answer any questions from our student audience.
    Register today as this is a conversation you won’t want to miss!


    ABPA Institute is a conduit to create opportunities that allows minority students to test drive their careers. We connect both Arab-American and all underserved minority students with employers in the public and private sector. The employers ABPA partners with are committed to diversity and inclusion, and to offering meaningful internship opportunities to students.

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    Women Empowerment Program

    While continuing to maintain our Internship Placement Program, ABPA Institute is expanding its program offering to include a Women’s Empowerment Program.

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