Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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11117-AL

All Disciplines

Albania
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach courses at the undergraduate or graduate level or both in area of specialization. Conduct research in area of specialization.

Scholars selected for this grant will be required to attend a mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation in Summer 2021.

Grant Length
Four months to five months. For Flex grants, see Flex Option section.
Grant Dates

October 2021 or mid-February 2022. For Flex grants, see Flex Option section.

Locations

The U.S. Embassy staff provides information to all interested applicants from the very early stages of the application form. Information includes but is not limited to program information, contact persons, program alumni in the field of study, etc.

Embassy staff is willing to make recommendations, but applicants are strongly encouraged to contact potential host institutions.  

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 disciplines
Special Features

The U.S. Embassy will continue to assist scholars in identifying and securing acceptable housing. Host universities are also willing to work with scholars to help make housing arrangements.

The U.S. Embassy works with the Scholars to engage them in guest lecturing activites at other local universities, non-academic programs, and with local experts and think tanks as their program and schedule allows. 

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Professional Project/Teaching
Research
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) not required
Candidate Profile
Professionals
Academics, all levels including early career
Number of Grants
Up To 1
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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