Hubert Humphrey Fellowships are offered for Citizens of sub-Saharan Africa, Europe, Middle East and North Africa, East Asia, East Asia and Pacific, South and Central Asia, and the Western Hemisphere. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): eighteen (18) participating USA universities | USA
‣ Scholars are placed at one of eighteen (18) participating USA universities.
‣ Scholars are not able to choose which university they will attend.
‣ Rather, they are assigned to the most appropriate host institution based on their area of interest and professional field.
Level: Training Fellowship
Funded By: USA Government
Deadline: varies,May-Sept (annual)
Beneficiaries( Target Group): Hubert Humphrey Fellowships are open for Citizens of sub-Saharan Africa, Europe, Middle East and North Africa, East Asia, East Asia and Pacific, South and Central Asia, and the Western Hemisphere.
Field(s): Study subjects enlisted in Hubert Humphrey Fellowships are as follows:
Benefits( Value/ Inclusions):
‣ No. of Awards: Approximately 160-190 are awarded with the fellowship each year.
‣ Scholarship Covers: The Fellowship provides for:
‣ The Hubert Humphrey Fellowships Program provides a year of professional enrichment in the United States for experienced professionals from designated countries throughout the world.
‣ Fellows are selected based on their potential for leadership and their commitment to public service in either the public or private sector.
‣ The Humphrey Program is a non-degree-granting program.
‣ Participants may complete academic coursework at their host university to update their academic and professional knowledge in their field, but they do not receive an academic degree as a result of their participation in the program.
To avail Hubert Humphrey Fellowships, candidates must meet the following criteria:
Please contact the U.S. Embassy, Public Affairs Section or Fulbright Commission in your country of residence to learn about possible specific program requirements (link found below).
Scholarship Application Method
‣ The deadlines for applicants vary by country but falls around May to September each year.
‣ Please check with the Embassy or Fulbright Commission in your country to learn about the exact deadline for submitting applications.
‣ Embassies and Commissions must submit their nominations to the Institute of International Education office in Washington, DC by 1 October.
‣ Please contact the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy or Bi-national Fulbright Commission in your country for more information about application procedures.
‣ It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
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