Fulbright Scholars Program (CIES)
The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers approximately 470 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others.
- U.S. citizenship
- A Ph.D. or equivalent professional/terminal degree (including a master’s depending on the field) as appropriate at the time of application.
- College or university teaching experience at the level and in the field of the proposed lecturing activity as specified in the award description at the time of application.
- Foreign language proficiency as specified in the award description or as required for the completion of the proposed project. (Note: Except in certain world areas and countries, lecturing is in English.)
- Limits apply to previous Fulbright Scholar grantees
- Application form
- Project Statement
- Tailored curriculum vitae or resume, including publications list (up to eight pages for Distinguished Chair Program applicants and six pages for all others.)
- Three reference letters
- If applicable (consult award description to determine whether the following are required): Letter of invitation or other relevant correspondence from abroad or language proficiency report
- Research awards only: Select bibliography (up to 3 pages)
- Teaching awards only: Course syllabi (up to 10 pages total)
See the Fulbright Scholars site for the catalog of awards and more information.