Centers for International Business Education

This program provides funding to U.S. schools of business for curriculum development, research and training on issues of importance to U.S. trade and competitiveness.

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CFDA Number: 84.220

Program Type: Discretionary/Competitive Grant

Types of Projects: The centers funded will:

  • Be national resources for the teaching of improved business techniques, strategies, and methodologies that emphasize the international context in which business is transacted;
  • Provide instruction in critical foreign languages and international fields needed to provide an understanding of the cultures and customs of U.S. trading partners;
  • Provide research and training in the international aspects of trade, commerce, and other fields of study;
  • Provide training to students enrolled in the institution or institutions in which a center is located;
  • Serve as regional resources to local businesses by offering programs and providing research designed to meet the international training needs of such businesses; and
  • Serve other faculty, students, and institutions of higher education located within their respective regions.