Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

10245-MT

All Disciplines

Malta
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach one or two introductory or intermediate undergraduate and graduate courses in scholar's area of specialization. Teaching load is approximately 10 hours per week. Participation in departmental activities, such as thesis advising and curriculum development, is expected. Average class size is 30-50 students. Students purchase books.

Applicants wishing to undertake teaching/research grants should determine percentage of the grant dedicated to each activity with the host institution.

For Flex grants, see Flex Options box.

Scholars selected for this grant will be required to attend a mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation in Summer 2020.

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 months to nine months. For Flex grants, see Flex Option box.
Grant Dates

October 2020 for academic-year grants; February 2021 for second semester grants.

For Flex grants, see Flex Option box.

Locations

University of Malta, Msida

Flex Option
Yes
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 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; and

• Flex awards are offered for teaching, teaching/research, and research grants. 

Find more information about flex awards here.

 

Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines, but applications in the following disciplines are preferred:
Disciplines
Agriculture
Architecture
Art
Business Administration
Communications
Economics
Education
Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Information Sciences
Law
Linguistics
Music
Political Science
Public Administration
Specializations

Additional specializations include the arts, civil engineering, dental surgery, diplomatic studies, energy technology, forensic studies, health care, international relations, labor studies, management, medicine and surgery, physical education and sport, public administration and management, science and technology.

Special Features

The university provides assistance in finding furnished housing. For the first week, the scholar is accommodated at the university residence. The university gives a monthly housing allowance, which is included in the monthly grant stipend amount.

Number of Grants
2
Activity
Research
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Category
Open to all levels of scholars, except early career
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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