Description: The Fulbright Grant allows for individually designed study/research or an English Teaching Assistantship. You can propose a project and/or study plan that will take place during one academic year in a country outside the U.S. It also provides support for study/research/teaching in a single country (For exceptions, see World Region Summaries). You can meet, work, live with and learn from the people of the host country, sharing daily experiences. The Fulbright Grant also facilitates cultural exchange through direct interaction on an individual basis in the classroom, field, home, and in daily tasks, you can gain an appreciation of others’ viewpoints and beliefs, the way they do things, and the way they think. It also promotes mutual understanding through engagement in the community. You can interact with your hosts on a one-to-one basis in an atmosphere of openness, academic integrity and intellectual freedom.
- Applicants can be of any discipline, including sciences, professional fields, creative and performing arts.
- One-year grant, normally entails enrollment in coursework and a research or creative project
- Benefits include:
- Round-trip transportation to the host country.
- Maintenance for the academic year, based on living costs in the host country.
- Book and research allowances.
- Health benefits package.
- Mid-term enrichment activities in many countries or regions.
- Full or partial tuition, in most cases (see relevant country summary for details).
- Language or orientation courses, where appropriate Fulbright grants are payable in local currency or U.S. dollars, depending on the country of assignment.
The Fulbright Grant Applicant Requirements:
- U.S. citizenship
- Applicants can be of any discipline including sciences, professional fields, creative and performing arts.
- Online application
- Applicants must be nominated and rated by campus representative
Deadline: October 18, 2010
Carroll Campus Representatives:
Office: Jones 100
Campus Phone: 262.650.4911