The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program (2022-2023)

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

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The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program is a prestigious year-long exchange in the United States for young and mid-career professionals with a proven track record of leadership, a commitment to public service, and potential for professional advancement.

Humphrey Fellows pursue a self-directed, individualized, non-degree graduate-level study program.  Fellows have access to a range of leadership development activities, including professional visits, conferences, training programs, and a professional affiliation, which provides first-hand exposure to an American work environment on a full-time basis for a minimum period of six weeks.

Successful applicants must have: 

  • Tunisian citizenship and residency
  • A four-year university degree
  • Five years of relevant full-time professional experience (prior to August 2022)
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and a record of public service
  • A good command of the English language
  • Professional specialization in one of the following fields:

Agricultural and Rural Development; Economic Development/Finance and Banking; Natural Resources, Environmental and Climate Change; Urban and Regional Planning; Communications and Journalism; Law and Human Rights; International Religious Freedom; Public Policy Analysis and Public Administration; Trafficking in Persons Policy and Prevention; Technology Policy and Management; Human Resource Management; Educational Administration, Planning, and Policy; Higher Education Administration; Teaching of English as a Foreign Language; Public Health Policy and Management; HIV/AIDS Policy and Prevention; Substance Abuse Education, Prevention, and Treatment; or Contagious and Infectious Diseases.

Notes: Only electronic applications submitted through the official Humphrey Program application website will be considered.  There is no need to send physical applications to the Embassy.
English Language Assessment: TOEFL scores are not required at this stage of the application, only selected applicants will sit for an English language test.
Diplomas and Transcripts: Please submit scanned copies of your original documents, translations are not required at this stage of the application.

Apply for the academic year 2022-2023 program by August 15, 2021!

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