Faculty and professional staff at the University of Maryland who are seeking opportunities to enhance their international experience may apply to a number of programs besides Fulbright.
NOTE: All UMD personnel must first obtain permission from their program head or supervisor for their absence from campus. Administrators whose job duties do not explicitly include international travel should generally expect to use personal/annual leave to cover their absence.
IES Abroad - IES Abroad is one of the most reputable study abroad providers in the United States.
Council on International Education Exchange (CIEE) - CIEE offers unique programs like International Faculty Development Seminars, which provide faculty and administrators with access to invaluable resources and training to increase global understanding on campus.
European Union Visitors Program - This program provides young professionals with a unique opportunity to learn from the inside how the European institutions work. Participants meet with specialists in fields of their choice as they follow extensive programs tailored specifically to their interests in the EU.