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Fulbright Scholar Award

Fulbright-University of Nottingham Scholar Award (All Disciplines)

United Kingdom
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

The Fulbright University of Nottingham Award covers a 3-to-12 month project for researching, lecturing or teaching in or across any research-active departments at the university.

Nottingham is a member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group and the Universitas 21 global network. It is ranked in the world’s top 100 universities and the UK’s top 20 in the QS World University Rankings. It was also named as the Sports University of the Year for 2021 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide. 

The University’s roots date back to 1881 and it has been awarding degrees since 1948. Its campuses in the UK, China, and Malaysia are home to over 47,500 students from more than 150 countries, and its global alumni community numbers almost 300,000 Nottingham graduates worldwide. 

The University has a history of world-changing research, from the development of MRI technology to the ongoing fight against modern slavery and world hunger. The Research Excellence Framework (REF) ranks Nottingham 8th in the UK for research power. 

The city of Nottingham is world-famous for the legends of Robin Hood, and is a UNESCO City of Literature. There is plenty to explore including a castle, parks, gardens, major sports venues, and exciting nightlife. Located in the heart of England, it is only two hours from London by train, with excellent transport links to other major cities and local attractions.  

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 to twelve months
Award Dates

Grants may begin any time after September 1, 2022, but before April 30, 2023.

Locations

University of Nottingham: Nottingham, England.

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

Applications are sought in all appropriate specializations.

Special Features

Scholars in the UK participate in a wide range of academic, cultural and social events and benefit from a variety of additional opportunities provided by the Commission; see Special Award Benefits section for more details.

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/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
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
1
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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