Hubert Humphery fellowship

Hubert Humphery fellowship

This fellowship opportunity is set up for professionals interested in developing their leadership skills. This experience provides ten months of non-degree academic study and related professional enrichment. Fellows are chosen based on their potential for leadership, their commitment to public service and English language proficiency. Then selected candidates will be placed at one of the participating universities according to their area of interest.


The fellowship provides for

  • Tuition fees
  • Pre academic English language training if necessary
  • Living allowance
  • Air fare
  • Miscellaneous expenses


  • Applicants must have
  • Undergraduate degree
  • A minimum of five years of full time professional experience
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities
  • A record of public service in the community
  • English language ability

Eligible fields

List of eligible fields can be found here

How to apply

Contact the U.S Embassy in Ethiopia

Public Affairs Section
U.S. Embassy
Entoto Street, P.O. Box 1014
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 251-11-517-40-07
Fax: 251-11-124-24-54

Read the application procedure from the official Fellowship website 

Deadline –   October 1

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