In an effort to improve intercultural understanding between Egyptians and Americans, we offer a plethora of exchange programs. From trips to Egypt to professional exchanges to technical assistance programs, HANDS has a program that is right for you.

In order to apply to any of the following programs, please contact us and let us know what program(s) interest you so that we can arrange your exchange.

PROFESSIONAL FELLOWS PROGRAM is a State Department exchange for Egyptians to come to the US.

EGYPTIAN AMERICAN DIALOGUE offers a chance for Egyptians and Americans to engage in productive discussions.

ALTERNATIVE BREAK PROGRAMS are designed for students to get a taste of Egypt while classes are not in session.

INSIGHT TRIPS can be customized to match any group’s interests and can allow Americans to explore Egypt.

MEDICAL MISSION is a technical program in which medical professionals offer advice and training to their Egyptian counterparts.