Grace Jerry

2015 Fellowship Alumna, Nigeria

Alumna’s music video wins 2021 Adobe Government Creativity Award

In the spring of 2020, 2015 Fellowship Alumna Grace Jerry of Nigeria gave hope and inspiration to people during the COVID-19 pandemic through her song “Take Responsibility.” Other Alumni of programs managed by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) from all over the world responded to her call and joined her to sing along in a dynamic, multicultural video, which has been awarded the 2021 Adobe Government Creativity Award in the video category. Learn more about this award. Congratulations, Grace!

ECA’s mission is to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchange that assist in the development of peaceful relations. Learn more about the exciting work, and many opportunities for cultural exchange through ECA at

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