Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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12515-IT
Fulbright Scholar Award

All Disciplines

Italy
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

Teaching and Teaching/Research Grants: Fulbright Scholars will be expected to teach or teach/conduct research in area of specialization. Teaching will be preferably but not exclusively at the graduate level.

Other activity: Fulbirght Scholars are strongly encouraged to participate in ongoing activities of the host department. They may be invited to consult on curriculum, program, and faculty development, and may have the opportunity to conduct seminars and workshops.

Research Grants: Fulbright Scholars will be expected to conduct research in area of specialization and encouraged to give occasional lectures or seminars.

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 months
Award Dates

Grants may begin any time after September 1, 2022 and should be completed by June 30, 2023. Grant dates are to be arranged with host institution and indicated in the letter of invitation. However, they may be changed at a later time depending on circumstances, and finalized after selection. Possible exceptions should be agreed with the host institution, as well.

Locations

Italian universities, research centers, or any other appropriate Italian institution.

Affiliation with a university in the South of Italy is encouraged. Grantees will be required to live in the city where the host institution is located.

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

Applications in all specializations will be considered, with a preference for projects on contemporary topics.

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity Type
Research
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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
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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.

Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
Artists
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Awards are open to individuals who have more than seven years of experience in an artistic profession.

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
6
Program Staff
Jaclyn Assarian
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-326-7700

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