Humphrey School of Public Affairs

The Fulbright Postgraduate Student Award at the University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs enables a British graduate to pursue any non-dual degree programme in public policy and planning at the school.

This Award covers any one or two-year graduate degree offered by the graduate school except dual degrees.

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs ranks among the top professional schools of public affairs at public universities in the US.

The school is widely recognised for its role in examining public issues and shaping public policy at the local, state, national and international levels, and for providing leadership and management expertise to public and nonprofit organisations.

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs inspires, educates, and supports innovative leaders to advance the common good in a diverse world. The School pursues its mission by using its resources and those of the university to integrate:

  • Preparation of students for leadership in public affairs
  • The bridging of disciplines across the University and larger community to advance public affairs scholarship
  • Public engagement and scholarship to address important issues and to solve problems facing Minnesota, the nation, and the world in a non-partisan setting

It offers master's degrees in:

Grant amount

  • $1,500 per month
  • Full tuition waiver
  • University insurance costs covered

This is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs in the USA. Fee waivers and stipends are tenable for the length of any eligible one or two-year degree programme.