Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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11034-KE

All Disciplines

Kenya
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in any discipline taught at any of the eligible universities. Contribute to curriculum development. Conduct research in area of specialization.

Grant Length
Five to 10 months
Grant Dates

September 2021 for 10 months is preferred; shorter grants of five months or more beginning mid-January 2022 are possible.

Locations

Eligible Public Universities:

  • Chuka University
  • University of Nairobi University
  • Kenyatta University
  • Moi University
  • Maseno University
  • Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
  • Egerton University
  • Masinde Muliro University of Agriculture and Technology
  • Maasai Mara University
  • Karatina University
  • Kisii University
  • Pwani University
  • Laikipia University
  • University of Eldoret
  • Taita Taveta University

Eligible Private Universities:

  • United States International University-Africa
  • Daystar University
  • Catholic University of Eastern Africa
  • University of Eastern Africa Baraton
  • Africa Nazerene University
  • Kabarak University
  • Strathmore University
  • Kenya Methodist University
  • KCA University
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.

The U.S.-Kenya strategic partnership elevates Kenya’s role as a leader in East Africa and an essential U.S. partner in building prosperity, democracy, and security in the region.  We use our Public Diplomacy programs to help the Embassy achieve its objectives in the country.  These objectives include security, economic empowerment, health and rule of law.  In reviewing Fulbright applications to Kenya, priority will be given to thos applications that are specifically or broadly related to these areas. 

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 10
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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