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Fulbright US Scholar Program

Goes By: Fulbright Scholar

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Deadline
Friday, September 15, 2023

About this Fellowship

The U.S. Scholar Program supports international research and teaching opportunities for applicants who have completed doctoral degrees at partnering institutions in a variety of countries. The program offers a variety of types of awards, including postdoctoral awards for early-career scholars and scholar awards for those more established in their careers.

Open to current doctoral students and alumni. Current graduate students who will complete their degrees prior to the grant start date are eligible to apply for postdoctoral awards. Current students applying to the Fulbright Scholar program may not simultaneously apply to the Fulbright U.S. Student competition.

Award amounts and lengths vary from several months to multiple years. Participating institutions and countries change from cycle to cycle.

See the competition website for current awards and locations.

Award Value

Amounts vary by award and typically include a monthly stipend, travel support, and health insurance.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Doctoral, Postdoctoral


US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: September 13, 2022

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