Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

10350-EG

American University in Cairo

Egypt
Middle East and North Africa

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach for approximately 12 hours weekly, conduct research or teach for approximately six hours weekly and conduct research. Consult on curriculum, program and faculty development. Conduct seminars and workshops.

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 activities‎.
Grant Length
One semester (4 months) or two semesters (9 months)
Grant Dates

Academic year-long grants should begin around the fourth week of August 2020; one-semester grants can begin either around the fourth week of August 2020 or around February 1, 2021.

Locations

Award must take place at the American University in Cairo (AUC), either within the School of Humanities and Social Science (HUSS) or the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy (GAPP)

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
American History
American Literature
American Studies
Anthropology
Area Studies
Art History
Creative Writing
Film Studies
History (non-U.S.)
Journalism
Language and Literature (non-U.S.)
Law
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Public Administration
Sociology
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. 

Number of Grants
One to Two
Activity
Research
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Category
Open to all levels of scholars, including early career
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Julia Gordon
Phone: 
202-686-4000

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