Inaugurated on June 13, 2017, by the United States Ambassador to Nigeria, The United States Government Exchange Alumni Association.
USGEAA as an umbrella Association, brings together, Fellows from over twenty U.S Government Exchange Programs.
This network for Nigerian professionals from several exchange programs created by the United States Department of State provides a platform for alumni to continually interact with each other, and create impact across local communities and synergy with the U.S Mission in Nigeria.
The association has embarked on a number of activities and projects since its formation. Such projects include The Waste to Wealth program held at Isolo LCDA, the opening of the American Corner, Ikeja, webinars, etc to mention just a few. In 2022, the Walter Carrington Award was inaugurated as part of the legacy of the one-time US Ambassador to Nigeria who also got married to a Nigerian, Walter Carrington.