Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship for 2011-2012 for Cambodian Citizens to Study in the United States



Scholarization: The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the recruitment of the candidates for academic year 2011-2012 Humphrey Fellowship Program. This Fellowship brings accomplished mid-level professionals to the United States for a year of academic and professional work. Fellowships awarded under the Humphrey Fellowship Program are subject to the availability of funding.

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship is a one-year, non-degree program of combined academic and professional training for accomplished mid-level professionals who demonstrate strong potential for leadership. The fellowships are granted competitively to both public and private sector candidates with a commitment to public service in the fields of:

– Agriculture and Rural Development
– Communications/Journalism
– Economic Development
– Educational Administration, Planning and Policy
– Finance and Banking
– Higher Education Administration
– HIV/ADIS Policy and Prevention
– Human Resource Management
– Law and Human Rights
– Natural Resources and Environmental Policy, and Climate Change
– Public Health Policy and Management
– Public Policy Analysis and Public Administration
– Substance abuse education, treatment, and prevention
– Teaching of English as a Foreign Language
– Technology Policy and Management
– Trafficking in persons policy and prevention
– Urban and Regional Planning

Eligible Candidates

To be eligible, applicants must have the following qualifications:

– Demonstrate commitment to public service and potential for advancement in their professions.
– A minimum of five years of professional experience commensurate with the type of study and training experience they seek and should be policy rather than research or technically oriented.
– Completed a university degree program requiring at least four years of full-time study in order to qualify for admission to U.S. programs of graduate study.
– Proficiency in both written and spoken English with a minimum TOEFL test scores of 525 paper-based or 71 Internet-based. Candidates with lower scores may be nominated for the Long Term English Training.
– Demonstrate the required experience, skills, and commitment while also indicating how they can benefit from this program in ways that they have not already experienced.

Persons are not eligible if they are:

Recent university graduates, even if they have significant positions.
University teachers with no management responsibilities.

Individuals who have attended a graduate school in the U.S. for one academic year or more during the seven years prior to August 2010.

Individuals with other recent U.S. experience (more than six months during the five years prior to August 2010).

The Humphrey Fellowship grants provide round-trip transportation to the United States, tuition fees and living expenses for full-time study. Grant provisions do not include financial support for dependents.

Applicants who do not already have an official TOEFL score of 525 or above should plan to take the TOEFL Institutional Testing Program (ITP) on June 19, 2010 at the Royal University of Phnom Penh. Registration for the ITP is available through the Educational Advising Center at RUPP from Monday-Friday, with a registration deadline of June 14, 2010. Please contact Mr. Hang Chanthon for registration of the ITP at 023-884-320.

How to apply

Application forms are available at the IIE website: Applicants need to create new account and follow the instructions outlined in this website before completing the application forms and other supporting documents.

Application Deadline

The deadline to submit the completed online applications is August 20, 2010.

Applicants who are not able to access the online applications can contact Mr. Chau Sa at 023-728-248; email: for information about this program.



2 Responses

  1. Dear Sir/Madame,
    I am just a fresh graduate from the University of Ghana, where i had my Bsc. honours in Agricultural Science.

    I would be very grateful if information on any scholarship for animal science students from a developing country is drawn to my attention.

    Thank you!

    Yours faithfully,
    Aboagye Isaac

  2. Dear sir,
    Iam just first degree in accounting at university of BURUNDI and i want to apply for sholarshipfor burundi

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