Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

10033-GV

All Disciplines

Guinea
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach undergraduate or graduate courses in any discipline taught at the host institution. Collaborate with faculty on staff training and curriculum development. Conduct research in area of specialization. Consult with relevant government ministries/civil society organization to improve and strengthen their programs. Other projects in consultation with Embassy and/or host institution.

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
10 months
Grant Dates

October 2020

Locations
  • University of Sonfonia
  • University of Kankan
  • University of Conakry
  • Valery Giscard d'Estaind Institute for Agronomical and Veterinary Sciences in Faranah (ISAVF)
  • Higher Institute of the Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Dalaba
Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines
Disciplines
TEFL
Specializations

Economics (especially agro-economics). Entrepreneurship. Business development. Public policy. Mining and extractive industry management/policy. Development and development policy. Public health. Conflict prevention. Media studies. Agriculture. Human rights. Peace and security studies.

Special Features

Housing is not provided, but the host institution and the U.S. Embassy will assist the scholar to locate appropriate housing.  The U.S. Embassy is pleased to provide airport assistance with advance notice.

Number of Grants
Approximately two grants
Activity
Teaching/Research
Category
Open to all levels of scholars, including early career
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Julia Gordon
Phone: 
202-686-4000

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