Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

10463-NG

All Disciplines

Niger
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Grant Activity

(1) Teach undergraduate courses in any discipline offered at Abdou Moumouni Dioffo University, Dan Dicko Dan Koulodo University, University of Zinder, or University of Tahoua; (2) teach undergraduate courses in journalism, administration or library science at the Institute of Journalism; or (3) teach undergraduate courses in geology, mining or computer science at School of Mining, Industry and Geology. Contribute to curriculum development. Conduct research in area of specialization.

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
Nine months
Grant Dates

Grants must begin after August 2020, in accordance with the host insitution's schedule.

Locations
Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines, but applications in the following disciplines are preferred:
Disciplines
Agriculture
American Literature
American Studies
Communications
Computer Science
Geology
Journalism
Library Science
Linguistics
Public/Global Health
Number of Grants
Approximately one grant
Activity
Teaching/Research
Category
Open to all levels of scholars, including early career
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Monday, September 16, 2019
Program Staff
Julia Gordon
Phone: 
202-686-4000

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