U.S. Electronic Education Fair for China, 68800 [E6-20070]

Download as PDF 68800 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 228 / Tuesday, November 28, 2006 / Notices calendar days following publication of this notice. Please follow the procedures set forth in Section 315.9 of EDA’s final rule (71 FR 56704) for procedures for requesting a public hearing. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance official program number and title of the program under which these petitions are submitted is 11.313, Trade Adjustment Assistance. Dated: November 21, 2006. William P. Kittredge, Program Officer for TAA. [FR Doc. E6–20125 Filed 11–27–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–24–P EducationUSA advisory centers throughout China will further this message. Accredited U.S. Institutions are invited to purchase space on the Internet Landing page in order to provide information about their schools. Informational space will be available at a Gold or Silver level. Institutions purchasing at the Gold level, priced at $8,000, will receive a banner-sized ad with their schools logo and name, which will link to their school Web site. Those who purchase at the Silver level, priced at $3,000, will have their name listed on the site with a link to their institution Web site. Dated: November 21, 2006. Alexander Feldman, Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for International Trade. [FR Doc. E6–20070 Filed 11–27–06; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration U.S. Electronic Education Fair for China BILLING CODE 3510–25–P International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice. ycherry on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE SUMMARY: U.S. accredited colleges and universities are invited to participate in the U.S. Electronic Education Fair For China by purchasing space on the initiative’s Internet landing page. DATES: We are extending the application window until 3 p.m. EST December 8, 2006. ADDRESSES: E-mail: Alex Feldman: Alex.Feldman@mail.doc.gov. Amber Wesley: Amber.Wesley@mail.doc.gov. Fax: 202–482–4821. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alexander Feldman, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 3850. Tel: (202) 482– 8243. Amber Wesley, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 3850. Tel: (202) 482–6357. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The U.S. Electronic Education Fair for China is a joint initiative between the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of State. The purpose of the initiative is to inform Chinese students who are interested in studying outside of China about the breadth and depth of the higher education opportunities available in the U.S. The initiative will have a three-pronged multimedia approach using television, the Internet and on-ground activities. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 228 (Tuesday, November 28, 2006)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


U.S. Electronic Education Fair for China

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: U.S. accredited colleges and universities are invited to 
participate in the U.S. Electronic Education Fair For China by 
purchasing space on the initiative's Internet landing page.

DATES: We are extending the application window until 3 p.m. EST 
December 8, 2006.

ADDRESSES: E-mail: Alex Feldman: Alex.Feldman@mail.doc.gov. Amber 
Wesley: Amber.Wesley@mail.doc.gov. Fax: 202-482-4821.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alexander Feldman, U.S. Department of 
Commerce, Room 3850. Tel: (202) 482-8243. Amber Wesley, U.S. Department 
of Commerce, Room 3850. Tel: (202) 482-6357.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The U.S. Electronic Education Fair for China 
is a joint initiative between the U.S. Department of Commerce and the 
U.S. Department of State. The purpose of the initiative is to inform 
Chinese students who are interested in studying outside of China about 
the breadth and depth of the higher education opportunities available 
in the U.S. The initiative will have a three-pronged multimedia 
approach using television, the Internet and on-ground activities. Two, 
thirty minute TV programs will be produced in combination with a series 
of short, 3 minute programs, aired on local cable and national 
satellite TV stations throughout China all of which will drive viewers 
to the Internet landing page. DVDs distributed through education trade 
fairs and also through the 47 EducationUSA advisory centers throughout 
China will further this message.
    Accredited U.S. Institutions are invited to purchase space on the 
Internet Landing page in order to provide information about their 
schools. Informational space will be available at a Gold or Silver 
level. Institutions purchasing at the Gold level, priced at $8,000, 
will receive a banner-sized ad with their schools logo and name, which 
will link to their school Web site. Those who purchase at the Silver 
level, priced at $3,000, will have their name listed on the site with a 
link to their institution Web site.

    Dated: November 21, 2006.
Alexander Feldman,
Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for International Trade.
[FR Doc. E6-20070 Filed 11-27-06; 8:45 am]
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