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Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Exchange Program - Yemen

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted June 23, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on July 14, 2021
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The U.S. Embassy in Yemen is seeking applications for the Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Exchange Program.

The program aims to encourage middle-level professionals by sending them to the United States for a full year to pursue their professional studies at a US university to develop their future projects with full-time professional training and contact with their fellow Americans peers.

The Humphrey Fellowship brings accomplished professionals from developing countries to the United States for a one year mid-career program of non-degree study and related professional activities.

The program seeks to foster an exchange of knowledge and mutual understanding between Americans and professional counterparts from Yemen.

The selection process will be conducted according to the online applications received based on the candidates professional qualifications, leadership abilities and public service commitment.

Successful applicants will be placed at participating universities for the August 2022—June 2023 academic year.

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Candidates must:
1. Possess a first university / undergraduate degree.
2. Have a minimum of 5 years full-time professional experience beyond attainment of an undergraduate degree prior to August 2022.
3. Not have attended a graduate school in the United States for one academic year or more during the seven years prior to August 2022.
4. Not have recent U.S. experience of over six months during the five years prior to August 2022.
5. Not have dual U.S. citizenship or U.S. permanent resident status.

Priority is given to applicants currently living inside Yemen.

Field of Study:
a) Human and Institutional Capacity;
b) Rights and Freedoms;
c) Sustainable Lands;
d) Thriving Communities.

The Hubert Humphrey Fellowship provides:
· Round-trip international travel for the grantee;
· Tuition and university fees;
· Settling-in and monthly maintenance allowances;
· Funding for books and professional activities;
· Limited accident and sickness insurance (does not include pre-existing conditions and pregnancy).

The Humphrey Program does NOT provide financial support for accompanying dependents.

Fellowship are awarded competitively based upon professional qualifications, leadership potential, and commitment to public service.

Application deadline is July 15, 2021.

For more information please visit
https://ye.usembassy.gov/applications-now-open-for-the-hubert-humphrey-f...

For more information, please visit https://ye.usembassy.gov/applications-now-open-for-the-hubert-humphrey-f...

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jun 23
Jun 23

Friendly reminders:
1. Find and analyze open and closed calls that interest you. Try to discover:
• what they have in common, and
• how you can think ahead / plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Gather or update paperwork (certificates, attests, statements, resumes, etc.) and information usually required by calls such this one;
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the proposal(s) and to train your grant writing skills as well;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal / project. Start NOW!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
a) Click on the Menu (left upper corner);
b) Type the name of your country in the search area (blank space); click enter;
c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting;
6. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network;
7. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others;
8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page. Hence more people will get to know World Pulse, this website and/or its Resource section.
Best regards,
Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Jun 25
Jun 25

Thanks, Ana.

Wala Lut
Jun 26
Jun 26

Thanks alot Ana and Jill.

Jill Langhus
Jun 28
Jun 28

You're welcome, dear. Good luck, should you apply.

Wala Lut
Jun 28
Jun 28

Good luck to u, too.
Thx again
xx

Jill Langhus
Jun 30
Jun 30

You're welcome, dear!