Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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Dominican Republic
Western Hemisphere

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach in any academic or professional discipline and advise on curriculum development. Pursue independent or collaborative research as desired. For teaching/research projects, candidates should plan a 50/50 ratio of teaching to research.

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

One-semester grants must begin in either August 2021 or January 2022; two-semester grants must begin in August 2021. For Flex grants, see Flex Option section. 

All Scholars to the Dominican Republic are required to attend a pre-departure orientation, which typically takes place in late-June, prior to beginning their Fulbright grant. 

Locations

Any appropriate institution.

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

For more information, please see the CIES website

Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Agriculture
Arts
Biology
Business
Chemistry
Computer Science
Criminology
Culinary Arts
Dance
Drama/Theater
Economics
Education
Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Fashion
Film/Cinema Studies
Geology
History, non- U.S.
International Relations
Journalism
Law
Library Science
Materials Sciences
Mathematics
Medical Sciences
Museum Studies
Music
Neuroscience
Nursing
Oceanography
Pharmacology
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Public Administration
Public Health
Public Policy
TEFL
Tourism
Urban Planning
Veterinary Medicine
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.

Security, Investment and trade, Disaster preparedness, Education, Crime reduction, Youth empowerment, Governance, Transparency and corruption, Natural resource degradation, International trade, Educational development

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Research
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) not required
Candidate Profile
Professionals
Academics, all levels including early career
Postdoctoral
Number of Grants
Approximately 1
Program Staff
Michelle Bolourchi
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-326-7753
Email: 

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