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Reminder: Apply for ESTA no later than 72 hours before your trip

Individuals from certain countries are able to travel to the United States without a visa. A list of Visa Waiver Countries and more information on the Visa Waiver Program can be found here:  Visa Waiver Program To apply for ESTA, please go to:  https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov/esta/ Reminder: Apply for ESTA no later than 72 hours before your trip! The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) is an online system that is part ...
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Attention Norwegian Entrepreneurs: Apply for the Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative!

The Young Transatlantic Innovative Leaders Initiative Fellowship Launched in 2016, the Young Transatlantic Innovative Leaders Initiative Fellowship is the flagship program of the Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) of the U.S. Department of State. The program is supported by the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF). The YTILI Fellowship program empowers young ...
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An Evening with the Ambassador and the American Citizen Services unit in Kristiansand

On November 13, 2018, Ambassador Kenneth J. Braithwaite met with approximately 70 U.S. citizens at the International School in Kristiansand.  The Embassy’s American Citizen Services unit hosted an informal event titled An Evening with the Ambassador, in order to provide a forum for Americans in Norway to come together to meet Ambassador Braithwaite and to share information, ...
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Apply Now: Benjamin Franklin Summer Institute for Youth 2019

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) and the U.S. Embassy in Oslo are pleased to announce a four-week summer institute for young Europeans and Americans, called the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows (BFTF) Summer Institute. The institute intends to foster relationships among the younger generations of Europeans and Americans to promote awareness of shared values in light ...
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