USIEF-Fellowship - Flipbook - Page 24
A Humphrey fellowship provides tuition and fees,
a monthly maintenance allowance, Accident and
Sickness Program for Exchanges per U.S.
Government guidelines, a modest allowance for
books and supplies, round-trip international air
travel to the host institution, domestic travel to
the Washington, D.C. workshop, and allowances
for professional activities such as field trips,
professional visits, and conferences. These
fellowships do not provide an allowance for
dependents, and the stipend provided under the
grant is not sufficient to support family members.
The program will involve a number of activities
where it will be difficult to include dependents.
In addition to the General Prerequisites (page 28),
l must have a master's degree or a
professional degree of at least four years'
l must have at least five years of substantial
professional experience (prior to August
2022) in the respective field, and be eligible
l should have demonstrated leadership
l should have a record of public service in the
l must give an undertaking to return to India
on completion of the fellowship.
Candidates meeting any of the following
descriptions will be rendered technically
ineligible to participate in the Humphrey
l Individuals with less than five years of fulltime professional experience prior to August
l University teachers with no management or
policy responsibilities, except for teachers
of English as a foreign language and
specialists in substance abuse prevention
l Individuals who have attended a graduate
school in the United States for one academic
year or more during the seven years prior to
l Individuals who have had more than six
months of U.S. experience during the five
years prior to August 2022.
l Individuals with dual U.S. citizenship or
U.S. permanent resident status.
How to Apply
Applications must be submitted online. Please visit
the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program
webpage at www.usief.org.in for fellowship details
and Application Instructions.
Application Deadline: June 15, 2021
Timeline and Placement Process
June 15, 2021
Application due date for 2022-2023 awards
Late July 2021
Screening applications to short-list candidates
End July 2021
USIEF informs the applicants about the review
National interviews of the short-listed candidates
End August 2021
USIEF notifies the nominees. Nominees take
USIEF forwards applications of nominees to the
Humphrey Program Office, in Washington, D.C.
USIEF expects to receive the Humphrey selection
cable from Washington, D.C.
USIEF notifies the finalists
Four months intensive English program begins for
fellows requiring Long-Term English Training
Pre-academic training in the U.S. begins for fellows
requiring 8-weeks English Training (if required)
August - September 2022
Humphrey program begins
Visit https://www.humphreyfellowship.org/ for more
details on Humphrey Fellowship Program.