I understand that travel transactions related to Cuba must be directly incident to one of the self-authorizing general license purposeful travel categories or travel authorized under the auspice of a specific license granted on a case-by-case basis. Under current US travel restrictions with respect to Cuba, travel-related transactions are prohibited except for the following categories and that by clicking the box below, I declare that I qualify for one the enumerated categories.
(Entiendo que las transacciones de viaje relacionadas con Cuba deben estar relacionadas directamente con una de las categorías de viaje con propósito de licencia general autoautorizada o un viaje autorizado bajo el auspicio de una licencia específica otorgada caso por caso. Según las restricciones de viaje actuales de EE. UU. con respecto a Cuba, las transacciones relacionadas con viajes están prohibidas, excepto para las siguientes categorías y al hacer clic en el cuadro a continuación, declaro que califico para una de las categorías enumeradas.)
EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES – CFR 515.565(a)
General license for educational activities
515.565(a). I am a faculty member, staff person, or student of an academic institution (the “University”), and my travel is incident to (1) participation in a structured educational program in Cuba as part of a course offered for credit by the undergraduate or graduate degree granting academic institution that is sponsoring the program, (2) non-commercial academic research in Cuba specifically related to Cuba and for the purpose of obtaining a graduate degree, (3) participation in a formal course of study at a Cuban academic institution, which will be accepted for credit toward a graduate or undergraduate degree, (4) teaching at a Cuban academic institution by a person, who is regularly employed in a teaching capacity at the University,(5) organization of, and preparation for, educational activities authorized in the Regulations,(6) educational exchanges sponsored by Cuban or U.S secondary schools involving secondary school students participation in formal course of study or in a structured educational program offered by a secondary school or other academic institution and led by a teacher or other secondary school official, (7) Sponsorship or co-sponsorship of noncommercial academic seminars, conferences, and workshops related to Cuba or global issues involving Cuba and attendance at such events by faculty, staff and students of a participating U.S. academic institution. Check this checkbox to confirm your category of travel.
PEOPLE TO PEOPLE – CFR 515.565(b)
General license for people to people
515.565(b). The travel-related transactions set forth in
and such additional transactions as are directly incident to educational exchanges not involving academic study pursuant to a degree program are authorized, provided that:
(1) The exchanges take place under the auspices of an organization that is a person subject to U.S. jurisdiction and that sponsors such exchanges to promote people-to-people contact;
(2) Travel-related transactions pursuant to this authorization must be for the purpose of engaging, while in Cuba, in a full-time schedule of activities intended to enhance contact with the Cuban people, support civil society in Cuba, or promote the Cuban people's independence from Cuban authorities;
(3) Each traveler has a full-time schedule of educational exchange activities that will result in meaningful interaction between the traveler and individuals in Cuba;
(4) An employee, paid consultant, or agent of the sponsoring organization accompanies each group traveling to Cuba to ensure that each traveler has a full-time schedule of educational exchange activities; and
(5) The predominant portion of the activities engaged in by individual travelers is not with a prohibited official of the Government of Cuba, as defined in
, or a prohibited member of the Cuban Communist Party, as defined in
Check this checkbox to confirm your category of travel.
PUBLIC PERFORMANCES, CLINICS, WORKSHOPS, ATHLETIC & OTHER COMPETITIONS & EXHIBITIONS
General license for amateur/semi-professional international sports federation competitions
515.567(a). I am a person whose travel to Cuba is directly incident to athletic competition by amateur or semi-professional athletics or athletics teams traveling to participate in athletic competition in Cuba provided that (1) the competition is held under the auspices of the international sports federation for the relevant sport;(2) the U.S. participants are selected by the U.S. federation for the relevant sport; (3) the completion is open to the public
General license for public performances, clinics, workshops, other athletic completion or non-athletic competitions and exhibitions
515.567(b). I am a person whose travel to Cuba is directly incident to participation in a public performance, clinic, workshop, non-athletic competition or exhibitions not covered by (a) above; provided that: (1) the event is open for attendance, and in relevant situations participation by the Cuban public. Check this checkbox to confirm your category of travel.