The U.S. Mission to Maldives is pleased to announce that the United States government will offer up to three fully funded fellowships in the United States through the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program in Maldives. The selected candidate would begin their program in a U.S. institute in Fall 2022. The Program is offered to Maldivian nationals with an undergraduate degree and at least five years of professional experience. Full program information, eligibility requirements, and application instructions are available at https://www.humphreyfellowship.org
Applicants may apply through the official application portal: https://apply.iie.org/huberthhumphrey
Prospective Humphrey participants should be aware that public health conditions, availability of consular services and travel, as well as U.S. institutional operating status and policies may affect their ability to travel to the U.S. and participate in this fellowship programs.
Background on Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship:
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program was established in 1978 as a Fulbright exchange that advances U.S. foreign policy goals through the exchange of mid-career professionals representing approximately 140 eligible countries from all world regions. Humphrey Fellows work in critical fields for collaboration, such as law and human rights, public health, including infectious diseases, climate change, and public policy. During their fellowship, Humphrey Fellows participate in non-degree study at approximately 13 host campuses across the United States and complete at least six weeks of a professional affiliation at a U.S.-based governmental, non-governmental, private sector, or international organization.