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US invites application for Humphrey fellowship

Diplomatic Correspondent

1 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The US Embassy in Bangladesh has called for applications for the Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship Programme for the 2022-2023 academic year. 

This one-year programme is open to professional candidates in the public and private sectors including non-government organisations.

Deadline for submission of application is July 3, 2021, said the US embassy on Monday.

Fellowships are being offered in the following general categories: Human and Institutional Capacity; Rights and Freedoms; Sustainable Lands; and Thriving Communities, including Public Health, Contagious Diseases, and Education Management. 

Interested candidates are asked to visit the website:

To apply, applicants must first create an IIE account at and submit a complete application package containing the form and required documents.

For further information, interested candidates are asked to contact Professional Exchanges Program Manager, Syeda Kashfi Chowdhury at [email protected]