Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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12031-ET
Fulbright Scholar Award

All Disciplines

Ethiopia
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Award Activity

Teach graduate courses offered at the host institution and assist with graduate project supervision, thesis advising, seminars, and tutorials. Contribute to curriculum development and conduct research in the area of specialization. Engage in university outreach and assist with strengthening Ph.D. programs at host institutions.

In addition to being a prestigious academic exchange program, the Fulbright Program is designed to expand and enhance relationships between the people of the United States and citizens of other nations, and to promote international understanding and cooperation. To support this mission, Fulbright Scholars will be asked to give public talks, mentor students, and engage with the host community, in addition to their primary activities‎.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Advise and/or mentor students
  • Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development
  • Conduct a research project of the applicant’s choosing
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length
10 months
Award Dates

September 2022 through June 2023

Locations

Only institutions listed below will be considered

  • Addis Ababa University
  • Bahir Dar University
  • Haramaya University
  • Hawassa University
  • Mekelle University
  • University of Gondar
  • Jimma University

 

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

Addis Ababa University:
Applications are sought in all appropriate specializations, but applications in the following specializations are preferred: Anthropology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Gender Studies, Information Sciences, Law, Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy, Psychology, Public Administration, Sociology, Statistics, and Urban Management.

Bahir Dar University:
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines, but applications in the following disciplines are preferred: Accounting, Agriculture, Agronomy, Business Management, Chemistry, Economics, Educational Policy and Leadership, Fashion and Textiles, Journalism and Communications, Mathematics, Political Science, Public Administration, and Sports Science.

Haramaya University:
Applications are sought in all disciplines but applications in the following fields are preferred: Agriculture, Engineering, Information Science, Health and Medical Sciences, Law, Natural and Computational Sciences, Psychology, Sports Science, and Veterinary  Medicine.

Hawassa University:
Applications are sought in all appropriate specializations, but applications in the following specializations are preferred: Anthropology (history of anthropological theories, economic anthropology, political anthropology, ethnography), Business Administration (hotel management and tourism), Economics, Law, Political Science and International Relations, Public/Global Health (human nutrition and food science).

Mekele University:

Applications are sought in all appropriate specializations, but applications in the following specializations are preferred: Architecture and Urban Planning, Construction, Dentistry, Education, Engineering, Geography, Information Sciences, Medical Sciences, Pediatrics and Gynecology, Population and Demography Studies, Technology, and Veterinary Medicine.

University of Gondar:
Applications are sought in all disciplines but applications in the following fields are preferred: Agriculture, Agronomy, Biotechnology, Business and Entrepreneurship, Economics, Engineering, Geography, Geographic Information System, Journalism and Communications, Leadership and Management, Medical and Health Sciences, Law, Nanotechnology, Social Sciences and Humanities, and Teaching English as a Foreign Language.

Jimma University:

Applications are sought in all disciplines but applications in the following fields are preferred: Education (Curriculum and Instruction), Dentistry, Library/information science, Applied statistician/biostatistician, English language or Psychometry

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity Type
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
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
Up To 10
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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