American Corner Banja Luka

The EducationUSA center in Banja Luka is hosted at the American Corner in Banja Luka.  EducationUSA in Bosnia and Herzegovina is an Opportunity Funds Program Country, offering a small grants program and cohort advising to very talented, economically disadvantaged students who wish to study in the United States.  The program is offered in tandem with a Competitive College Club.  The Banja Luka center is quite active and offers a full range of services for international students and is happy to interface with U.S. higher education representatives. Information is provided in person and via e-mail, telephone, virtual advising, and approved social networks in both local language and English.  Advising services include, but not limited to, frequently scheduled group orientation sessions for the public, individual consultations, and assistance to advisees with all aspects of the college/university admissions process.

Services

One-on-One Advising
Audience: International Students
Advising by Appointments
Audience: International Students
Drop-In Advising
Audience: International Students
Group Presentations/ Sessions
Audience: International Students
Computer/ Internet Access/ Use
Audience: International Students
Computer/ Internet Access/ Use
Audience: International Students
Library Hours
Audience: International Students
English Language Courses
Audience: International Students
Maintain a College Catalogue Library
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Maintain a Media Library (DVD/ CD/ VHS)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Organize U.S. Higher Ed Orientation Sessions
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist in Contacting the Country's Ministry of Education
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist U.S. Representatives in Contacting Local Colleges/ Universities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Participate in College Fairs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Organize College Fairs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Information on Local Government and Foundation Scholarships
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Connect U.S. institutions with Possible Partner Universities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals

Events

Financial Aid

Special Programs

Opportunity Funds Program
Description: The Opportunity Funds Program is a U.S. Department of State-funded program which provides small grants to highly talented, economically disadvantaged students who wish to study in the United States. Opportunity Funds cover the up-front application costs, test preparation and test fees. Upon acceptance to a U.S. university with full funding, Opportunity Funds will cover visa fees, the airplane ticket, and settling in funds for the student.

Walk-in Address

National and University Library of the RS
Carice Milice 1A (Dvorana Obilicevo/Mejdan)
78000 Banja Luka
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mailing Address

Carice Milice 1a (Dvorana Obilićevo/Mejdan)
Banja Luka
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Center Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 9:00-16:00
Tuesday: 9:00-16:00
Wednesday: 9:00-16:00
Thursday: 9:00-16:00
Friday: 9:00-16:00
Saturday: Closed

Phone

+ 387 51 46 69 93

Fax

+ 387 51 46 69 93

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