Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program for Faculty
The core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program provides approximately 800 teaching and/or research grants to U.S. faculty and experienced professionals in a wide variety of academic and professional fields. Grants are available in over 125 countries worldwide. The deadline for the core teaching/research grants and Fulbright Specialist online application is August 1. For eligibility guidelines and other pre-requisites, see details at: http://www.cies.org/program/core-fulbright-us-scholar-program#sthash.G1gkpVd3.dpuf.
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs. A candidate will submit a Statement of Grant Purpose defining activities to take place during one academic year in a participating country outside the U.S. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are currently graduating seniors, graduate students, students in professional school or young professionals (having received baccalaureate degree within last three years). Applicants should start the process before August by (1) identifying a country; (2) determining its requirements; (3) drafting a project statement; and (4) identifying an affiliation to assist with project. It is important that interested students visit the web site http://us.fulbrightonline.org/ before making an important with Campus Fulbright Adviser.Other student Fulbright programs, some with different deadlines, include: · Fulbright-Clinton Fellowshipsallow fellows to serve in professional public-policy-related placements in foreign government ministries or institutions and to gain hands-on public sector experience in participating foreign countries, while simultaneously carrying out an academic study/research project. The goal of the professional placements is to build the Fellows’ knowledge and skills, provide support to partner country institutions, and promote long-term ties between the U.S. and the partner country. Fulbright-Clinton Fellows function in a “special assistant” role for a senior level official.
Campus Fulbright Adviser Deadline: October 3, 2014 On-line Deadline: October 14, 2014, 5 p.m.
· Fulbright mtvU Awardsprojects should center around research on an aspect of international musical culture, and focus on contemporary or popular music as a cultural force for expression or change. Applications will be accepted for any country to which there is an active Fulbright U.S. Student Program for Academic and Arts fields. Preference will be given to graduating seniors and recent graduates. Along with the study of music in a specific cultural context, proposals will be considered in other music-related fields, including music and social activism, music in learning, music and the community, and musical performance. Applicants do not have to be music majors.
Campus Fulbright Adviser Deadline: February 3, 2015 On-line Deadline: February 27, 2015, 5 p.m.
· Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowshipprovides opportunities for U.S. citizens to participate in an academic year of overseas travel and digital storytelling in up to three countries on a globally significant theme. Fellows undertake an in-depth examination of a globally relevant issue, comparing and contrasting how that issue is experienced across borders. Utilizing a variety of digital storytelling tools, including text, photography, video, audio, graphic illustrations, and/or social media, they will tell their stories, or the stories of those they meet, publishing their work on a dedicated blog hosted on the National Geographic.
Campus Fulbright Adviser Deadline: October 3, 2014, 5 p.m. On-line Deadline: October 14, 2014, 5 p.m.