U.S. EMBASSY: HUMPHREY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM _ DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Key Information

  • Eligibility: 
    • Minimum of five years full-time professional experience (prior to August 2022) in the relevant field and should be interested in the policy aspects of their field of specialization
    • minimum of five years full-time professional experience (prior to August 2022) in the relevant field
    • be interested in the policy aspects of their field of specialization,
    • have completed a university degree program requiring at least four years of full-time study to qualify for participation in U.S. graduate study programs,
    • be proficient in both written and spoken English,
    • recent university graduates (even if they have significant positions),
    • university teachers or academic researchers with no management responsibilities (except in the fields of Substance Abuse – Education, Prevention, and Treatment and Teaching of English as a Foreign Language),
    • individuals who have attended a graduate school in the United States for one academic year or more during the seven years prior to August 2022,
    • individuals with U.S. in-country experience of any kind lasting more than six months during the five years prior to August 2022,
    • individuals with dual U.S. citizenship or U.S. permanent resident status may not apply to the program;
  • Funding amount: Not available
  • Category: Fellowship 
  • Target countries: Dominican Republic
  • Application languages: English

The U.S. Embassy in the Dominican Republic is currently accepting applications for the Humphrey Fellowship Program to enhance leadership among international professionals who collaborate to address local and global challenges and foster change for the collective good.

Through academic study and professional development with U.S. counterparts, this growing global network shares best practices and builds expertise in fields of critical importance to advance societal and institutional capacity, promote human rights and freedoms, ensure sustainable lands, and develop thriving communities. By providing future leaders and policy makers with experience in U.S. higher education, society, culture, and professional organizations, the program provides a basis for lasting, productive ties between Americans and their professional counterparts overseas.
Field of Study
  • Human and Institutional Capacity
  • Rights and Freedoms
  • Sustainable Lands
  • Thriving Communities

See here to learn more and apply.