Close to 800 prospective Indonesian students and parents met with representatives of 23 American higher education institutions during the EducationUSA Spring Fair 2015 in Surabaya, East Java on Sunday February 8, 2015. Besides presentations ranging from writing personal statement to the student visa application process, the attendees also had a chance to meet with Mission representatives to learn more about Fulbright scholarships as well as YSEALI opportunities.
The fair provided a unique opportunity for American colleges and universities to expand and widen their international presence and for students to learn about a myriad of opportunities. EducationUSA, a Department of State initiative actively promote United States higher education around the world by offering accurate, unbiased, comprehensive, objective and timely information about education institutes in the United States and guidance to qualified individuals on how best to access those opportunities. In Indonesia, EducationUSA Centers are located in Jakarta, Malang, Medan and Surabaya.