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, Mr. Yousef Barhoum, Senior Cultural Affairs Specialist, at BarhoumYI@state.gov and Ms. Jinan Jarrah at JarrahJ@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
All teaching for sciences, engineering, medicine, business, and information technology is in English; proficiency in another language is not required. Teaching in English is increasingly common at the undergraduate level and is standard at the graduate level.
For proposals that include research components, 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.