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.




HAESF alumni is a unique community that has crossed cultural and geographical boundaries to gain new skills, knowledge and experience that will have a far-reaching impact on the development of Hungarian society for years to come.  

If you are one of the alumni, please visit our news blog to check alumni-related initiatives and events.

You are also invited to join the U.S. Department of State alumni group, a dynamic and interactive networking experience for all past and current participants of U.S. government sponsored exchange programs.

As a HAESF alumni, continue to build upon your exchange experience and explore the various opportunities available to you from State Alumni. Visit: to join State Alumni’s global community.

Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State