Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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Fulbright Scholar Award

All Disciplines

Europe and Eurasia


Award Details
Award Activity

Teach courses and/or conduct research in area of specialization. Consult with or advise students (including graduate students) and faculty, as requested.

Scholars selected for this grant will be required to attend a mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation in Summer 2022.

Scholars selected for this award can choose to:
  • Advise and/or mentor students
  • Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development
  • Conduct a professional and/or artistic project
  • Conduct a research project designated by the host institution
  • 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
Three to nine months. For Flex grants, see Flex Option section.
Award Dates

One-semester grants must start in either September 2022 or February 2023; two-semester grants must start in September 2022. Flex grants must be completed by September 30, 2023.


Scholars should affiliate with one of the institutions listed below based on the specializations outlined below.

University of Montenegro: This is Montenegro's only public university. Campuses are divided throughout the country as follows:

1) Podgorica: Political Science, Economics, Law, Technical Sciences and Medicine
2) Kotor: Tourism and Maritime Studies
3) Cetinje: Fine Arts, Drama, Film and Music
4) Niksic: Philosophy, English Language, Russian, Italian, French, German, Psychology, Sociology, History and Geography, Physical Culture, History and Pedagogy
5) Bijelo Polje: Law  Management studies (Economics School branch) and Agriculture.

More information, including contact details of staff members at each faculty can be found at the following link: https://www.ucg.ac.me/objava/blog/4/objava/30-clanice. The U.S. Embassy can attempt to match potential scholars with host institutions.

Flex Option
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 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; and
• Flex awards are offered for teaching, teaching/research and research grants.

For more information, please see http://www.cies.org/fulbright-flex-awards.

Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all disciplines
American Studies
Art History
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Environmental Sciences
Film/Cinema Studies
Information Sciences/Systems
International Relations
Literature, American
Medical Sciences
Museum Studies
Political Science
Public Administration
Public Health
Public Policy
Social Work
Urban Planning
Areas of Interest

Preferences include, but are not limited to: arts, accounting, public health, political science, journalism, tourist industry, maritime law, American literature and civilization, marketing and economics, mechanical engineering and wood processing.

Application Deadline
Activity Type

Research includes activities involving scientific research, qualitative research, quantitative research, and practice-based research, including artistic research. Research can take place in locations such as the laboratory, the field, the archives, or an artist residency. It can be experimental, clinical, or applied. It can include examining policies, systems, theories, methods, interactions, and works of art and music, with the objective to evaluate or develop new knowledge or works. Quantifiable (tangible) outcomes can include publications (books, journal articles, scripts, etc.), conference presentations, artistic and musical compositions, exhibitions, performances, films, and patents.


Teaching includes classroom teaching, as well as giving guest lectures, workshops, and seminars, and engaging in other related activities. Classroom teaching is typically at the undergraduate and graduate level, and courses may be designed by the scholar or prescribed by the host institution and may be taught or co-taught by the scholar. The teaching load varies by award, as well as the host institution. Scholars may also consult on building research capacity, advise graduate students, and assist with thesis advising.

Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) not required
Career Profile

Awards are open to individuals who have more than seven years of experience in an artistic profession.

Early Career Academics

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

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

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 2
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer

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