Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program provides ten (10) months of non-degree academic study and related professional experiences in the United States. Humphrey Fellows are selected based on their potential for leadership and their commitment to public service in either the public or the private sector. Approximately 200 Fellowships are awarded annually. Eighteen major universities in the United States host Humphrey Fellows.

Program Fields:

  • Agricultural and Rural Development
  • Communications/Journalism
  • Economic Development
  • Educational Administration, Planning and Policy
  • Finance and Banking
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Law and Human Rights
  • Environment and Wildlife
  • Public Policy Analysis and Public Administration
  • Teaching of English as a Foreign Language
  • Technology Policy and Management
  • Trafficking in Persons Policy and Prevention
  • Urban and Regional Planning

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Undergraduate degree
  2. A minimum of five years of substantial, full-time, professional experience
  3. Limited or no prior experience in the United States
  4. Demonstrated leadership qualities
  5. A record of public service in the community
  6. Strong English skills

All applicants must apply at:

For more Information about the Humphrey program, visit the website:

All applications must be submitted online.

For more information, please contact Cultural Affairs Assistant at 0211 357 426 or by email:

Applications deadline: April 1, 2016.