Since our founding in 1953, we have remained committed to promoting enlightened engagement between Africa and America through education, training and dialogue. We currently boast over 16,000 alumni leaders in public, private and non-governmental sectors throughout Africa and the African diaspora.

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UPCOMING EVENTS & CURRENT SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

AAI Annual Awards Gala

On September 24th, 2019, the Africa-America Institute will host its 35th Annual Awards Gala, the largest showcase celebrating the success of African countries and the diaspora.

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African Diplomatic Orientation and Engagement Program

Launched in 2018, the African Diplomatic Orientation & Engagement Program consists of two annual convenings of African Ambassadors in a peer-based environment where they can learn from each other and from sectoral experts so to maximise their impact as representatives of their respective countries in the United States.

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AAI and The Center for African Studies at Harvard University

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