Dear Institutional Partners and Libyan Students in North America,

CBIE would like to wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope 2015 will be a year full of joyous occasions and blessings for everyone!

As noted below, CBIE will remain operational at a limited capacity during the Christmas and winter holiday period, please refer to the schedule below for further information:

December 24th, 2014 - Christmas Eve: Open from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST
December 25th, 2014 - Christmas Day :Closed
December 26th, 2014 (also referred to as Boxing Day in Canada): Closed
December 31st, 2014 - New Year's Eve: Open from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST
January 1st, 2015- New Year's Day: Closed

Note to Students: 

For urgent/emergency issues during this time, please send an email to, or call 1-877-313-6133, extension 724 to leave a detailed voice message. When leaving a voicemail or sending an email, please include the following information:

  • CBIE Student #
  • Country of Study
  • Name of Your Academic Manager
  • A paragraph detailing your request
  • Supplementary Documents (if required)

Emails or voicemails that are sent to the emergency line when the office is closed will be responded to during the next business day, as per the schedule mentioned above.

The Libyan-North American Scholarship Program