Agency Specific Information
Under this program,
awards grants to undergraduate and graduate
Undergraduate Top up
students from the
who are admitted to U.S. universities but need
partial financial assistance. Maximum grants of $10,000 per student are
awarded to defray transportation and living expenses. The U.S. institution
is expected to provide full tuition for the recipient.
Under this program, fellowships for graduate level study in the United
States are granted in the fields of public administration, economics,
business, educational administration, public policy, and law for students
and professionals from the
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program awards grants to mid career
professionals for a 1 year program of nondegree study and practical
experience. Fellows are selected based on their potential for national
Foreign leaders and potential leaders in a broad variety of professional
fields meet with their counterparts in the United States for approximately
30 days and experience U.S. culture and society. The European Branch
programs include individual visitors, single country projects, subregional
projects in the
and Baltic, European regional projects, and Freedom
Support and technical assistance grants.
Local and Regional
The program provides opportunities for
participants to examine the
relationship among federal, regional, and local levels of government.
Individual projects include internship programs, study tours, and
short term nontechnical training workshops.
The Edmund S. Muskie Fellowship Program provides scholarships to
young and mid career citizens from the
for graduate study in the
United States in the fields of business administration, economics, law, and
public administration. The fellowship also provides 3 to 6 month
internships for participants to make professional contacts for businesses,
law firms, international organizations, university research centers, and
other private sector institutions. The objective of the program is to
promote democratic and economic reform.