For about a 1% investment of the Federal budget, the State Department yields a large return for the American people by advancing U.S. national security, promoting our economic interests, providing services, and reaffirming our country’s exceptional role in the world. Click here for some specific ways that the Department worked to benefit Oklahoma’s citizens.
TGA designs high-quality, customized programs that range in length from a few days to several weeks for mid-career professionals, young adults, and youth leaders from around the world. All visitors explore their professional or educational areas of interests through meetings with local leaders and organizations, while also meeting Oklahomans and experiencing cultural and social life in the United States.
- International Visitor Leadership program-supported by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
- Community Connections-supported by the U.S. Agency for International Development
- Youth Ambassador Program-supported by the U.S. Department of State, U.S. embassies in foreign countries and private foundations.