Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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10370-QA

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Qatar
Middle East and North Africa

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach undergraduate courses and participate in student advising, faculty training and curriculum development in any 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
Five or 10 months
Grant Dates

September 2020 start date for one-semester or full-year awards; February 2021 start date for one-semester awards.

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:

  • Early childhood education
  • Special education
  • Technology in the classroom
  • Law (labor law, judicial/legal reform, legislative drafting)
  • Arts education
  • Physical education
  • Business administration
  • Information technology
  • Medical sciences
  • Political science
  • International relations
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Environmental studies
Special Features

Qatar University will provide grantees with office space and furnished housing.

During their grant period, Fulbright U.S. Scholars in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) 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.

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

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