Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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12281-RS
Fulbright Scholar Award

Science and Innovation

Russia
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

The U.S. Scholar Program to Russia may operate at a limited capacity through the 2021-2022 academic year. We are accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Consult on curriculum and research project development. Contribute to institutional training needs, as requested. Conduct research in area of specialization and develop research collaborations.

Scholars selected for this grant will be required to attend a mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation in Summer 2022.

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
One or two semesters (9 months maximum) depending on appropriate visa and registration support.
Award Dates

One-semester grants may begin in September 2022 or end of January 2023.

  • Grants starting in September 2022 will be for four months in duration and grants starting in January 2023 will be for four or five months in duration.

Two-semester grants (9 months maximum) must begin in September 2022.

Locations

Any appropriate institution. Scholars may propose collaboration with Russian colleagues, or they may request recommended placements by the Moscow Fulbright Office. Applicants should expect to remain primarily in a single host city/institution, and they should not expect split affiliations or significant travel to secondary cities for research or teaching purposes.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Agriculture
Biology
Chemistry
Computer Science
Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Geography
Geology
Information Sciences/Systems
Mathematics
Medical Sciences
Physics
Public Health
Areas of Interest

Energy and energy conservation

Climate change

Nanotechnology

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
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Teaching includes classroom teaching, as well as giving guest lectures, workshops, and seminars, and engaging in other related activities. Classroom teaching is typically at the undergraduate and graduate level, and courses may be designed by the scholar or prescribed by the host institution and may be taught or co-taught by the scholar. The teaching load varies by award, as well as the host institution. Scholars may also consult on building research capacity, advise graduate students, and assist with thesis advising.

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
Approximately 2
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
For U.S. Scholar Core Program
Phone: 
202-326-7765
Sarah Causer
For CCAS Seminar
Phone: 
202-686-6232
Email: 

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