FLEX Grants: Kazakhstan

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First Ultimate Frisbee Tournament in Karaganda, Kazakhstan

On June 17, exceptional City Representative Yana Veytsman ’17 (Karaganda, Kazakhstan/Colorado Springs, CO) organized the very first Ultimate Frisbee tournament in Kazakhstan. This event soon became one of the largest […]

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FLEX Alumni in South Kazakhstan Celebrate Gender Equality through Sports

This March, the FLEX Alumni community of South Kazakhstan organized a Powderpuff football game in Almaty in honor of International Women’s Day. ‘Powderpuff’ is a spin off American football in […]

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Pull Yourself Up by your Bootstraps Bootcamp by Karina Ibragimova ’14

During her FLEX exchange year, Karina Ibragimova ‘14 (Aktobe, Kazakhstan/ Cogan Station, PA) was surprised by the variety of classes offered at her American school. She felt that the not-so-traditional-academic […]

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5 Projects Ideas for FLEX Alumni, by FLEX Alumni Grants 2016 Winners 🙂

Every year, FLEX Alumni around the world hold amazing projects with the support of the FLEX Alumni Grants program. If you missed the full announcement, click here to read all about […]

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Astana, Kazakhstan Charity Ball

On November 4, Nazarbayev University hosted the third annual Astana Ball organized with support from a FLEX Alumni Grant won by alumni from Kazakhstan Symbat Kismelyeva ’13 and Asel Uvaliyeva […]

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FLEX Alumni Grant Project Impressions

Story by Aslan Sataybekov ’12 2014 FLEX Alumni Grants winner Nazarbayev Debate Academy I am fortunate to have become a FLEX alumnus because, I believe, U.S. State Department and the […]

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Programming Bootcamp

Almas Kebekbayev ’08 (Almaty, Kazakhstan/Visalia, CA) Project Title:  Programming Boot Camp Project Location:  Almaty, Kazakhstan $1147 in 2014 FLEX Alumni Grant Program Funding Summary: Almas Kebekbayev ’08 organized the project […]

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Nazarbayev University Debate Academy 2014

Aslan Sataybekov ’12 (Astana, Kazakhstan/ Chaumont, NY) Project Location: Astana, Kazakhstan $2,600 in 2014 FLEX Alumni Grant Program Funding FLEX alumnus Aslan Sataybekov ’12 (Astana, Kazakhstan/ Chaumont, NY) together with […]

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