Investing in Afghanistan’s Future
U.S. Embassy Announces Open Application Season
for Academic Exchange Programs
The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Kabul is pleased to announce the open application season for three U.S. government-sponsored academic exchange opportunities for qualified Afghans during the 2016-17 academic year. Beginning April 1, 2015, applications will be accepted for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, the Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program, and the Afghan Junior Faculty Development Program. These Fulbright-affiliated programs provide non-degree academic study and related professional experience in the United States. The rigorous selection process is transparent, entirely merit based, and managed by American staff at the U.S. Embassy. Women are encouraged to apply. Applications must be submitted no later than June 1, 2015. Program and application information can be found on the Embassy’s website: http://kabul.usembassy.gov/educational_exchange.html.
Please note that application procedures have been updated since last year; please refer to the Embassy’s website for details.
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program brings accomplished mid-career professionals with demonstrated leadership potential to the United States for ten months of graduate-level non-degree academic coursework and professional development activities.
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