Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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12033-GV
Fulbright Scholar Award

All Disciplines

Guinea
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Award 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 the area of specialization. Consult with relevant government ministries/civil society organizations to improve and strengthen their programs. Other projects in consultation with Embassy and/or host institution.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development
  • Conduct a research project of the applicant’s choosing
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses designated by the host institution
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length and Period

10 months

Grants may begin in October 2022 in accordance with the host institution's schedule.

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

Interested applicants are welcome to contact the Embassy's Public Affairs section at ConakryPD@state.gov for assistance in contacting host institutions.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Projects are sought in all disciplines
Areas of Interest

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
Closed
Activity Type
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
Early Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for no more than seven years.

Mid-Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than seven, and less than 13, years.

Senior Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than 13 years.

Number of Recipients
Approximately 1
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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