Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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Grand Est Regional Award

Europe and Eurasia


Award Details
Grant 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 activities‎.
Grant Length
Three to 12 months
Grant Dates

Grants may begin any time after September 2020.


A university or research center in the Grand Est region: Strasbourg, Nancy, Metz and Reims. Grantees are expected to reside in the region of the award.

Flex Option
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all disciplines
Areas of Interest

While this award is open to any project in the disciplines listed above, there is interest in scholars who are in these particular specialty areas.

The region welcomes candidates in all disciplines, particularly in the fields in which the region is especially strong: new generation materials and technologies (advanced manufacturing, machines and equipment), bio-economy and bio-refinery, health tech (biotechnology, e-health, health materials, silver economy), sustainable buildings, sustainable transportation systems, water technologies, IT solutions (cybersecurity, smart cities and agriculture), clean and renewable energy (photovoltaic, wind, hydrogen, methanization), and manufacturing (forging, casting, wood construction).

Application Deadline
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Academics, all levels including early career
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
For U.S. Scholar Core Program
Sarah Causer
For U.S.-France IEA

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