A letter of invitation is required.
Invitation Requirement Additional Information
For names and addresses of institutional representatives, visit institutional websites or contact U.S. Embassy contacts, Ms. Jinan Jarrah, Cultural Assistant at JarrahJ@state.gov and Mr. Yousef Barhoum, Senior Cultural Affairs Specialist, at BarhoumYI@state.gov .
Language Proficiency Requirements
None, English is sufficient. However, feasibility of conducting the project must be demonstrated in the project statement.
Additional Language Requirement
For applicants without Arabic language proficiency, feasibility of conducting research in English must be demonstrated in the proposal. If Arabic is needed to conduct the research, the language proficiency evaluation must be completed.