Meet The USEEP Scholars!

GACC California’s US European Exchange Program (USEEP)!


Available to:
Current or recent graduates from a U.S. university with a background in HR, communications, international relations, international business or similar.
Award Amount: 1,350 Euros/month
Program Registration Fee: $0.00
Monthly Program Fees: Waived
Visa Fees: Reimbursed

USEEP Program Participant Samantha Norton’s experience featured in The West Coast Cultural Exchange Voice – FALL 2018 Issue.


Scholarship Recipients:

Ashlynne Bender: Finished April 2019

Erin Parsons: Finished April 2019

Samantha Norton: Finished February 2019

Andrea Gomes: Finished November 2018

Emily Cowan: Finished September 2018

Lindsey Chaffin: Finished in August 2018
See on LinkedIn what Lindsey is doing now.

Riley Macdonald: Finished in August 2017
See on LinkedIn what Riley is doing now at CLASP .

Amaka Ifeadike: Finished in March 2017
See on LinkedIn what Amaka is doing now at IFSA

David Baxter: Finished in June 2017
See on LinkedIn what David is doing now at Hudson Law.

Ana Soto: Finished in September 2017
See on LinkedIn what Ana is doing now.

Emily Cowan: Finished in March 2018
See on LinkedIn what Emily is doing now at VIPKID.

Renee Cole: Finished in May 2018
See on LinkedIn what Renee is doing now.

Each scholar was selected from a highly competitive pool of applicants from the USA.

Our scholars have demonstrated a strong skill set in the fields international education and business as well as intercultural communication helping to create a better world. This shall be a resource for all past, current and future USEEP participants. We encourage you to stay in touch through email communications, or our social media and special events. If you haven’t already, please connect with us on Facebook. We also invite you to take a minute with us and let us know what you are doing. Contact: useep@gaccca.orgWe would love to add your story to the list of USEEP scholars who are making a difference.

For potential USEEP employers and recruiting managers, contact us at to verify scholar references.


The Team of GACC California!