The Fulbright Scholar Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, is administered by CIES, a division of IIE.
The Fulbright Scholar Program offers teaching, research or combination teaching and research awards in over 125 countries for the 2017-2018 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, journalists, independent scholars and many others.
This year, the Fulbright Scholar Program is offering over 65 awards in the field American History and American Studies. Opportunities include:
- Italy: Fulbright Research Lectureship in International Politics & American Foreign Policy at the University of Rome Tre
- Japan: Study of the United States
- Ghana: Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Computer Science, Education and Social Sciences
- Canada: Research Chairs in North American Studies
- Jordan: Study of the United States
- Kazakhstan: All Disciplines
For further awards in the field, please visit our updated Opportunities in American Studies or Opportunities in Political Science webpages. There you will find award highlights and examples of successful projects, and scholar testimonials which highlight the outcomes and benefits associated with completing a Fulbright Scholar grant.
For eligibility factors, detailed application guidelines and review criteria, please follow this link: http://cies.org/program/core-fulbright-us-scholar-program. You may also wish to register for one of our webinars or join our online community, My Fulbright, a resource center for applicants interested in the program.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens and the current competition will close on August 1, 2016.
Please contact Bill McShane at [email protected] for additional information.
The Fulbright Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program and is supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world.