After 13 years of investing in human capital, more than 400 alumni, and many success stories, we are no longer accepting scholarship applications for the Professional Internship and Senior Fellows programs. Please monitor this website for further programming.




The Hungarian-American Enterprise Scholarship Fund's (HAESF) objective is to promote free enterprise and development in Hungary and to continue to strengthen ties between the United States and Hungary by creating opportunities for accomplished Hungarians and those of great promise to gain professional experience in the United States, thereby enhancing their contribution to Hungarian society.


  • Promoting free enterprise and business development in Hungary
  • Enhancing potential for personal contribution to Hungarian society by investing in human capital through practical training in the U.S.
  • Building framework for long lasting impact in Hungary
  • Strengthening ties between the United States and Hungary
  • Creating positive Central Europe attitudes towards U.S.