Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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11033-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.

Grant Length
10 months
Grant Dates

October 2021

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 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.

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. TEFL.

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.

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Academics, all levels including early career
Number of Grants
Approximately 1
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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