PFP Invites Young Professionals to Gain Practical Experience in US Government Agencies

The Professional Fellows Program (PFP) and YSEALI PFP are sponsored by the US Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’, Professional Fellows Division and administered by American Councils for International Education.

PFP gives young professionals the opportunity to get acquainted and gain practical experience in US government bodies.

The application for the fall 2018 YSEALI PFP program will be open from February 1 – March 30, 2018 at for the following countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine.

The results will be announced in mid-May.  The program will take place in the US from October 9 – November 17, 2018.


To participate in the Professional Fellows Program you must be:

  •  25-35 years old;
  • A citizen and current resident of either: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Georgia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Moldova, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, and Vietnam.
  • Speak fluent English to work full-time in a US worksite;
  • Interested in participating in a reciprocal program for Americans coming to your country.

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