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2019 U.S. Embassy Poetry Contest Winner in Honor of International Women’s Day “Ashley Rapgeg, Yap Catholic High School”

Poem was submitted as part of the 2019 U.S. Embassy Poetry Contest in Honor of International Women’s Day. “She Can” By Ashley Rapgeg, Yap Catholic High School Gender means almost nothing Not only one gender can be everything If he can reach for the stars, Then she can reach just as far. He can have ...
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ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS: 2019 Changing Faces Women’s Leadership Seminar

The U.S. Embassy in Kolonia in partnership with the East West Center (EWC) is now accepting applications for the 2019 Changing Faces Women’s Leadership Seminar. This seminar will focus on expanding women’s knowledge of entrepreneurship, economic growth, leadership and community building through carefully selected field visits and meetings with experts, practitioners, business owners and policymakers ...
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Job Opening: Procurement Agent/Property Assistant

ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: Kolonia-2019-001 WHO MAY APPLY: All Interested Applicants/All Sources POSITION TITLE: Procurement Agent/Property Assistant OPENING PERIOD: March 18 to March 29, 2019 SERIES/GRADE: FSN-105/07 SALARY: USD 14,038 – USD 14,038 For USEFM – FP-07. Actual FS salary will be determined by Washington D.C. SUMMARY: The U.S. Mission in Kolonia is seeking eligible and qualified ...
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2019 DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED TO OUTSTANDING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA FOR JSA SUMMER PROGRAMS

The U.S. Department of the Interior and The Junior Statesmen Foundation proudly announce the winners of scholarships to the 2019 Junior Statesmen Summer School. The scholarships, funded by the Department of the Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs, cover all tuition costs and round trip transportation to the JSA Summer Schools in the USA. THE 2019 ...
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U.S. Delegation Participates In Peace Memorial Ceremony to Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Operation Hailstone in Chuuk, FSM

On February 18, Chargé d’ Affaires Heather Coble led a high level U.S. Delegation to Chuuk State to mark the 75th Anniversary of Operation Hailstone.. Participating in the U.S. Delegation were: General Charles Brown, Commander Pacific Air Forces (COMPACAF), Assistant Secretary Douglas Domenech, Department of Interior, Director Alex Gray, National Security Council, Principal Deputy Mr. ...
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