Welcome to the Cultural and Educational Programs Abroad (CEPA) Foundation

  • Offering high-quality study abroad programs that positively impact the personal, academic, and career goals of students.
  • Fostering intercultural and cross-cultural dialogue, encouraging international collaborative research, leadership, and professional development.
  • Improving the quality of life for underprivileged families in developing countries.

Study Abroad

Semester and Summer Programs for Students

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Study in FRANCE

Study in FRANCE

European Study Center (ESC)
in Strasbourg

Fall and Spring Semesters
Intercultural Leadership Summer Program

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Study in GERMANY

Study in GERMANY

European Study Center (ESC)
in Heidelberg

Fall and Spring Semesters / Summer Sessions I & II
Internships in Germany

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Find your COURSES

Find your COURSES

Taught in English
and/or foreign languages

Broad range of study fields

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SCHOLARSHIPS

SCHOLARSHIPS

Merit and Need Based Financial Support

Affiliate Grants Ambassador Awards

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Study Abroad Services for Faculty and Advisors

WEBINARS

WEBINARS

Free academic webinars for the education abroad community

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FACULTY-LED PROGRAMS

FACULTY-LED PROGRAMS

Customize your program to fit your academic needs

Work with us 1-on-1

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AFFILIATE PARTNERS

AFFILIATE PARTNERS

Benefits of a Partnership

Support for study abroad
Grants for your students

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Leadership

CEPA Foundation - Building Transatlantic Networks and Professional Development

What we do


  • Encourage global leadership skills and professional and personal development
  • Foster cross-cultural understanding and competencies
  • Facilitate intercultural dialog among Americans and Europeans through our transatlantic networks

"Castle Talks"

International Symposium


Strasbourg, France
Global Institute for (core) Values and Education (GIVE)

Global Engagement

CEPA Foundation - Giving back by helping others in need

Volunteer and Charitable Projects

Volunteer and Charitable Projects

Guatemala

Our impact and what we do


  • Improve the access to safe water through construction and installation of water filters (immediately and more sustainable filters) as well as access to more efficient stoves for every family
  • Provide workshops led by nutritional experts to promote healthy living
  • Offer continuing education seminars for women
  • Continue to offer the clinic supervised by a local board-certified physician once to twice per week, and also being able to ensure a supply of required/necessary medication
  • Sponsor children to continue their education (after the 6th class) at the school in Antigua and making continuing education a possibility
  • With the children continuing to go to school, they will regularly receive meals from the school
  • Through the opportunities that the children of the village will come to have they can recognize the value of continuing their education and helping their community
  • Improve the overall hygienic situation and providing them with waterless toilets for the village to use
  • Offer continuing education seminars for women