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HUBERT H. HUMPHREY FELLOWSHIP

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Application Deadline: July 19, 2022
About Opportunity

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 Pakistan immediately following completion of their program.

Eligibility Requirements

Successful applicants must be committed to serving Pakistan. They must be Pakistani citizens with a minimum of five years of progressively responsible professional/work experience, coupled with 16 years of education (4 year Bachelor’s or 2 year Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree) and a guarantee of re-employment upon return to Pakistan. Applicants must possess a high level of fluency in spoken and written English. Successful candidates should be poised to assume leadership positions in their field.

Application Procedure

  • : All applications will be screened by USEFP staff for completeness and minimum qualifications.
  • Round 2: Complete applications that meet the minimum qualifications will be evaluated according to a set of established criteria and short listed.
  • Round 3: Virtual interviews of short listed applications will take place in Islamabad between July – September. The interview panels are made up of both U.S. and Pakistani citizens.
  • Round 4: Final candidates and alternates will be selected in October. Applicants who have become finalists or alternates will be notified by phone. Those who do not get selected will be notified by mail.

Official Website: HUBERT H. HUMPHREY FELLOWSHIP

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