America's Unofficial Ambassadors

We work at the grassroots level throughout the Muslim World to counter violent extremism before it takes hold, to promote tolerance and understanding, and to foster better relations with the United States.

Semester of Service Now Available!

AUA is thrilled to announce the Semester of Service: Indonesia.

859540_578514708828130_1715870759_oVolunteers are now able to take classes and serve abroad in Indonesia for a whole semester, beginning Fall 2015.

The America’s Unofficial Ambassadors Semester of Service program is a competitive study abroad program that offers students from all over the United States the chance to earn a full semester of academic credit while studying Bahasa, history, and culture at Gadjah Mada University and interning with a school or grassroots organization in Indonesia. AUA’s semester program includes:

  • 20-25 hours each week of direct internship experience with a school or NGO working in fields like education, human rights, and women’s empowerment, follow this link for a list of potential placements
  • 2 classes per week in fields like Political Science, Southeast Asian studies, or history
  • 3 hours of university level Bahasa instruction each week
  • And 1 unique opportunity to become an unofficial ambassador to Indonesia, its culture and its people.

Program dates: Fall, 2015

Applications are due Jan. 2, 2015



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