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Agency:    Department of State
Bureau:    Administration of Foreign Affairs
Account:    Educational and cultural exchange programs (19-0209)
Certifying Official:    Director, Resource Strategy & Liaison
Contact Information:    http://WWW.STATE.GOV   202-647-9606
The Middle East Information Portal

1 recipient will receive $100,000. This is a first-time earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Code: n/a
Description: Funding for a project managed by the University of Washington. This project seeks to accomplish three goals: establish the viability of an Internet portal providing Americans with direct, English-language access to the Arab media; create links between American and Arab academics studying the media; and enable exchanges between members of the American and Arab media communities.
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
The Middle East Information Portal, University of Washington $100 Public Educational Institution
Box 352840, Mary Gates Hall
Ste. 370
Seattle, WA
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Conference
Reference: PL 108-447/H.REPT 108-792
Method: User entered excerpt
Citation Excerpt: pg 826: 'the conference agreement continues a program began in fiscal year 200 to provide one time funding'.the recommendation include $100,000 for each of the following programs'.

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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