Fulbright Scholar Program

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11565-AS

Fulbright Future Scholarship (funded by The Kinghorn Foundation)

Australia
East Asia and the Pacific

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Award Details
Award Activity

The Australian-American Fulbright Commission is pleased to offer the Fulbright Future Scholarships. This unique opportunity provides significant funding for projects that seek to have a positive impact on the health, prosperity, and livelihoods of Americans and Australians through programs of collaborative research and development.

Thanks to generous support from The Kinghorn Foundation, the Fulbright Future Scholarships will support projects that seek to advance cutting-edge applied science, kick start innovative business collaborations that foster the creation of new jobs, or further the development of impact-driven emergent technologies.

Applicants must adhere to additional Project Statement requirements outlined in the “Additional Comments” section.

Award Length
Academics and Professionals 3-4 months, Postdoctoral Candidates 3-10 months
Award Dates

Grants must begin in January/February 2022 in line with the Australian academic year and in order to attend the Orientation Program and Gala Presentation Dinner.

Locations

Any appropriate institution, including universities, research centers, think-tanks, government bodies, relevant professional and non-profit institutions, or other institutions of research and/or higher education.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Biology
Business
Chemistry
Computer Science
Economics
Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Geography
Geology
Information Sciences/Systems
Materials Sciences
Mathematics
Medical Sciences
Neuroscience
Oceanography
Pharmacology
Philosophy
Physics
Public Health
Application Deadline
Closed
Activity
Professional Project
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A Professional Project enables the participant to engage in activities in their area of expertise to enhance their professional development and the field at large. Projects may include serving as a professional consultant to the host organization, sharing expertise, visiting other organizations in their professional field, gaining practical experience, and attending public lectures. While the details vary according to the specific award, the focus of a Professional Project grant should not be research or teaching.

Professional Project
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A Professional Project enables the participant to engage in activities in their area of expertise to enhance their professional development and the field at large. Projects may include serving as a professional consultant to the host organization, sharing expertise, visiting other organizations in their professional field, gaining practical experience, and attending public lectures. While the details vary according to the specific award, the focus of a Professional Project grant should not be research or teaching.

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.

Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) not required
Number of Recipients
Approximately 5
Program Staff
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-686-4000
Phone: 
4000

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