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Humphrey Fellowship Program
CIES/Institute of International Education
1400 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program provides a year of professional enrichment in the United States for experienced mid-career professionals from selected countries throughout the world. Fellows are selected based on their potential for leadership and their commitment to public service in either the public or private sector.
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program provides professionals from developing countries an opportunity to enhance their leadership potential and managerial skills. The program was established in 1978 in honor of the late Senator and Vice President to commemorate and carry forward Hubert Humphrey's lifelong commitment to international cooperation and public service. Cornell University is one of 18 universities in the U.S. participating in the Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship program, which is a Fulbright Exchange Activity administered nationally by the Institute of International Education in Washington, DC.
At Cornell University, Humphrey Fellows are professionals in the fields of agriculture, environmental and natural resource management, biotechnology, and city and regional planning.
The program offers a specialized non-degree program to:
Learn more about the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program.
Social entrepreneurs share ideas at conference - Nov 20
Madina Kurbanova, visiting Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow (2013-14), who had an idea for a summer camp for kids in Tajikistan, made a 5-minute pitch to investors and consultants. Entrepreneurs whose businesses have a social justice focus gathered at Cornell Nov.... + More
Students’ NYC visit marks 10th annual U.N. trip - Nov 14
Harutyun Gevorgyan, a Humphrey fellow at Cornell on the annual student trip to the United Nations, said that he hopes to improve rural women’s rights in his home country, Armenia. “After the panel discussion and information about opportunities at the... + More
|Linda McCandless, Associate Director for Communications, IP-CALS, describes her experience advising and working with a Humphrey Fellow. (03:57)||Ajay Raghava, Ministry of the Environment and Forest, National Ganga River Basin Authority in India, offers advice for new fellows to have the best experience. (05:00)|
|Olayinka Omotosho, Assistant Chief Scientific Officer, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency in Nigeria, describes his mission as a Humphrey Fellow and how it relates to his professional development. (05:11)||Dina Ranarifidy, Project Manager with an NGO in Madagascar, talks about her academic experience on a university campus. (06:53)|
|Ajay Raghava, Ministry of the Environment and Forest, National Ganga River Basin Authority in India, on "Networks, Partnerships and the Pathways to Success". (04:29)|