Retired professor Jorge I. Dominguez is an accomplished writer and publisher based in Center Harbor, New Hampshire. With a doctorate in political science, Jorge I. Dominguez previously served on the Board of Trustees of the Latin American Scholarship Program of American Universities, one of the Fulbright Programs available in Guatemala.
The Fulbright Program is a prestigious international educational exchange program. The program’s mission is to foster international relations between people of the United States and other countries. Established in 1946 by Arkansas Senator William Fulbright, the Fulbright Program offers up to 4,500 grants annually.
Fulbright Programs in Guatemala include the Fulbright Foreign Student Program, the Hubert H. Humphrey Program, the Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program, and the Latin American Scholarship Program of American Universities. All programs provide a range of opportunities to young professionals, artists, graduate students, secondary school teachers, and Guatemalan professors. The programs range from six weeks to the duration of a grantee’s study. Over 200,000 people have benefited from Fulbright programs.