Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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11358-JO

All Disciplines

Jordan
Middle East and North Africa

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Applications in all fields are welcome. Researchers are encouraged to present occasional lectures at institutions throughout Jordan.

Grant Length
Five to 10 months
Grant Dates

The academic year in Jordan is September through June. Grants may begin any time after September 2021, but must be completed by August 30, 2022. No grant will begin during the Summer months (June - July - August, 2021). Grantees with September start dates are expected to arrive in Jordan for orientation, tentatively scheduled during the first week of September. Grantees with January start dates will receive a focused orientation program upon arrival.

Locations

Any appropriate Jordanian university. All host institution affiliations will be confirmed by the Jordanian-American Commission for Educational Exchange. Accredited and registered host institutional affiliates outside of public or private Jordanian universities will be accepted on a case-by-case basis, subject to review by the Jordanian-American Commission for Educational Exchange.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Agriculture
Anthropology
Archaeology
Architecture
Area Studies, non- U.S.
Arts
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Education
Environmental Sciences
Film/Cinema Studies
Gender Studies
Journalism
Library Science
Linguistics
Museum Studies
Nursing
Nutrition
Political Science
Public Health
TEFL
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.

  • Archaeology
  • Business Administration
  • Communications
  • Environmental Sciences
  • English Language and Literature
  • Film Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Migration Studies
  • Nursing
  • Public/Global Health
  • Religious Studies
  • Social Work
Special Features

During their grant period, Fulbright U.S. Scholars in the Middle East and North Africa region may apply for a short-term regional travel grant (seven to 14 days) for participation in a variety of activities including faculty and student lectures, graduate or faculty seminars, curriculum development, public lectures, panel presentations, needs assessment, conferences, or some combination thereof.

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Research
Teaching
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
Carleen Velez
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-686-4021

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