Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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Western Hemisphere


Award Details
Grant Activity

Conduct researcn and/or teach in any area of interest. 

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
Four to nine months; For Flex grants, see Flex Option section.
Grant Dates

Grants may begin any time after September 2020. For Flex grants, see Flex Option section.


The U.S. Embassy in Haiti seeks strong university partnerships and would be happy to advocate for scholars at their chosen institutions in-country. Applicants may propose affiliation with any appropriate host institution, and the applicant is responsible for finalizing affiliation arrangements.

The following university has expressed interest in hosting a Fulbright Scholar:

Faculté d'Ethonologie of the State University of Haiti

The School of Ethnology of the State University of Haiti in Port-au-Prince (Faculté d'Ethnologie, l'Université d'Etat d'Haiti, FE/UEH) seeks a Fulbright scholar for its Department of Anthropology and Sociology and cross-disciplinary initiatives. The Fulbright scholar would advise on new curriculum, lead faculty workshops and assist the university in organizing academic conferences. Preference is for applicants who can demonstrate engaged research, public scholarship, teaching scholarly production and critical thinking to second language learners of dominant languages, and the implementation of marginalized languages (e.g. Haitian Creole) as scholarly languages of communication in the African diaspora.

Flex Option
Flex Description

The Flex Award is designed for scholars who require multiple visits to the host country. This option allows grants to be conducted over short segments, preferably during the fall and/or spring semesters. Interested applicants should clearly indicate plans for Flex in their project statement, including a project timeline. Flex grantees may be asked to give public talks, mentor students, and otherwise engage with the host country's academic community.

Flex grant parameters:
• Minimum length of the total grant is four months and the maximum is six months.
• Minimum length for any grant segment is one month and the maximum is three months.
• Two or three grant segments may be spread over one or two consecutive years.
• Flex awards are offered for teaching, teaching/research, and research grants.

For more information, please see Fulbright Flex Awards.

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Literature, non- U.S.
Special Features

Fulbright Scholars will make their own housing arrangements. For Fulbright Scholars affiliated with the Faculté d'Ethnologie:  the university may facilitate housing and accommodations, and the Fulbright Scholar will arrange their own local transportation.


Application Deadline
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) not required
Candidate Profile
Academics, all levels including early career
Program Staff
Angelica Serna
Regional Program Officer

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