Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship 2020 – USA

Applications are invited from mid-career professionals, with demonstrated leadership potential, of eligible countries for Fully Funded Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program to the United States for a year of graduate-level non-degree academic coursework and professional development activities.

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The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program brings accomplished mid-career professionals with demonstrated leadership potential to the United States for a year of graduate-level non-degree academic coursework and professional development activities. This ten month program consists of academic coursework and internship in a relevant professional organization. By providing future leaders and policy makers with experience in U.S society, culture, and professional fields, the program provides a basis for lasting, productive ties between Americans and their professional counter parts overseas.

Approximately 18 campuses have been selected through a competitive process to host fellows in group with thematic and subject affinities. Each university is chosen based on institutional resources and the level of support and guidance it offers for academic and administrative support. Faculty advisers also assist Fellows in pursuing balanced academic and professional programs. All participants must return to their country of citizenship immediately following completion of their program.


Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship successful applicants will receive the following benefits:

  • Tuition fee
  • Airfare
  • Monthly living stipend
  • Health Insurance
  • USEF will also assist in visa process

Eligible countries

Citizens of the following countries are eligible to apply for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program


Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote D’Ivoire, Democratic, Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe


Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Turkey, Ukraine


Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, LebanonMorocco, OmanSaudi Arabia, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) , West Bank And Gaza


Burma, Cambodia, China, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Magnolia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam


Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan


Argentina, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela


To be eligible for Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship, an applicant must:

  • be a citizen of Humphrey Fellowship eligible country living and working in their country
  • have a minimum of five years progressively  responsible professional/work experience
  • have a Master’s degree in relevant field
  • have a guarantee of re-employment upon return to their home country
  • possess a high level proficiency in English language (spoken and written)
  • TOEFL test is not required with application. Only successful applicants will be required to take TOEFL

Application fields

Applicants for fully funded Fellowships are required to apply in the following fields:

  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Communications/ Journalism
  • Substance Abuse Education/Treatment and Prevention
  • Economic Development/Finance and Banking
  • Educational Administration, Planning and Policy
  • Higher Education Administration
  • HIV/AIDS Policy and Prevention
  • Human Resource Management
  • Law and Human Rights
  • Natural Resources/Environmental Policy/Climate Change
  • Public Health Policy and Management
  • Teaching of English as Foreign Language (Teacher Training or Curriculum Development)
  • Technology Policy Management
  • Trafficking in Persons, Policy and Prevention
  • Urban and Regional Planning


Applicants are required to submit the following documents with application:

  • Transcripts, certificates of all academic degrees
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Names and contact details of references

Applicants are required to search their country requirements as eligibility criteria differ from country to country. Links to their countries are given in the list, click for details.

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Scholarships & Jobs presents Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship – USA

Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship 2020 is a graduate-level non-degree academic coursework and professional development activities for mid-career officials from different countries
Publish Date:
Institute Name: American universities
Degree/Course: Fellowship
Deadline: June 26, 2019
Country: United States of America
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