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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

8372-TS

All Disciplines

Tunisia
Middle East and North Africa

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in any discipline, in addition to those requested for specific institutions.  Applicants should suggest courses for consideration in their proposals.  Specific courses to be determined through consultation between scholar and host institution.  Contribute to curriculum development, train faculty, and develop seminars and workshops.

For teaching/research activity, conduct research in area of specialization.

In addition to being a prestigious academic exchange program, the Fulbright Program is designed to expand and strengthen 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 otherwise engage with the host community, in addition to their primary research or teaching activities‎.
Grant Length
Ten months
Grant Dates

September 2018 to June 2019.

Locations

Any appropriate institution in Tunis, Sousse or Sfax.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines, but applications in the following disciplines are preferred:
Disciplines
American Studies
Business Administration
Computer Science
Engineering
Information Sciences
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 (five 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. Scholars who apply for the Flex award are ineligible for the Regional Travel Program.

Number of Grants
Up to two
Activity
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Category
Core (Open to all levels of scholars, including early career)
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Phone: 
415-362-6520 x200

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