Application to Host a Fellow

Thank you for your interest in hosting an emerging leader as a part of the American Council’s Professional Fellows Program (PFP). PFP is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

Fellows are competitively selected, are fluent in English, and have solid academic and professional qualifications. Fellows receive a stipend, health and accident insurance, mentoring, and support throughout the entire period of their fellowship from American Councils and the State Department.

If you have questions about the program, please contact us at or you may call us at (202) 833-7522.