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Lincoln Study Abroad Fellowship Program - Final Report

The Commission proposes a bold vision for the United States: Send one million students to study abroad annually in a decade. This vision is well within the nation's reach.

The Commission on the Abraham Lincoln Study Abroad Fellowship Program was established by the U.S. Congress with the goal of recommending a program to expand study abroad opportunities for students in higher education in the United States, with special emphasis on studying in developing countries.

The Commission released its final report on November 14th and will present this report to the Congress and President no later than December 1st, 2005.

For more information about the Commission on the Abraham Lincoln Study Abroad Fellowship Program, visit http://www.lincolncommission.org/.