Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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10348-BA

All Disciplines

Bahrain
Middle East and North Africa

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach courses, conduct research or carry out a combination of teaching and research activities in any academic or professional discipline.

In addition to being a prestigious academic exchange program, the Fulbright Program is designed to expand and strengthen relationships between the people of the United States and citizens of other nations and to promote international understanding and cooperation. To support this mission, Fulbright Scholars will be asked to give public talks, mentor students, and otherwise engage with the host community, in addition to their primary activities‎.
Grant Length
Ten months
Grant Dates

Grants should begin in September 2020.

Locations

Any appropriate institution. Please contact IIE/CIES with questions related to host institutions. Website addresses for potential host institutions include:

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all disciplines
Areas of Interest

While this award is open to any project in the disciplines listed above, there is interest in scholars who are in these particular specialty areas.

Preferred fields include but are not limited to: business, finance, education, and STEM-related specializations.

Special Features

During their grant period, Fulbright U.S. Scholars in the Middle East and North Africa region may apply for a short-term regional travel grant (five to 14 days) for participation in a variety of activities including faculty and student lectures, graduate or faculty seminars, curriculum development, public lectures, panel presentations, needs assessment, conferences, or some combination thereof. Scholars who apply for the Flex award are ineligible for the Regional Travel Program.

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity
Research
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Academics, all levels including early career
Program Staff
Julia Gordon
Phone: 
202-686-4000

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