Humphrey Fellows Long-Term English Program
Leaders for a Global Society
The Hubert H. Humprey Fellowship Program provides a year of professional enrichment inthe United States for experience professionals from designated countries throughout the world. The Humphrey Program is a Fulbright exhange activity. Its primary funding is provided by the U.S. Congress through the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State. The Institute of International Education (IIE) assists the U.S. Department of State in administering the Humphrey Fellowship Program.
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program provides ten months of non-degree academic study and related professional experiences in the United States. Humphrey Fellows are selected based on their potential for leadership and their commitment to public service. The Humphrey Program fosters a mutual exchange of knowledge and understanding about issues of common concern in the United States and the Fellows’ home countries. The Program offers Fellows valuable opportunities for leadership development and professional engagement with Americans and their counterparts from many nations.
At the University of Montana
Fellows who are otherwise strong Humphrey candidates but need improved English to benefit fully from the Humphrey experience participate in intensive English language training before the start of their Humphrey Fellowship Program during the spring and summer months. University of Montana is currently the only university in the United States to offer long-term Intensive English Language training to the Humphrey Fellows.