Deadline 6 November Call for applications!
The US-UK Fulbright Commission is pleased to announce the opening of the 2016-17 Awards competition for UK Citizens.
Fulbright offers a variety of awards for individuals to pursue study, research, and teaching in any academic subject at any US higher education institution, and this year they have the following exciting NEW awards available:
If you have any questions or would like to get in touch regarding the awards on offer, please do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org (mailto:email@example.com?subject=programmes%40fulbright.org.uk)
Fulbright Postgraduate and Scholar Awards 2016-17 for UK citizens The US-UK Fulbright Commission is pleased to announce a call for applications for its 2016-17 Postgraduate and Scholar Awards. Fulbright Awards provide generous grants for study, research and teaching in the United States. All-disciplines awards provide funding for individuals to pursue any academic subject at any US higher education institution. The Commission also offers a variety of awards in specific subjects and at specific institutions in the US. Applications for the 2016-17 awards competition will be accepted until 5pm on 6 November 2015. Postgraduate awards are available in the following categories:
*NEW* Postgraduate Awards typically offer a contribution towards tuition fees and living costs for one academic year. Scholar Awards typically provide a contribution towards any institutional fees, travel to/from the US, accommodation and general maintenance costs while in the USA. Successful grantees also receive a number of memberships, sickness and accident benefit coverage and visa sponsorship. There is substantial pre-departure support, including a Finalists’ Workshop (March) and a 2-day Orientation Programme (July). Once on-the-ground in the US, further support is offered by the Institute for International Education (IIE) and the Council for the International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), including additional travel grant opportunities for scholars to accept guest lecturing invitations at other US institutions. After the grant period is over Fulbrighters have access to our vast US-UK alumni network and are given the opportunity to attend a range of social and cultural events in the UK. For more information on the whole list of available Awards, deadlines, eligibility and how to apply visit the Awards section of the Fulbright website. Questions?
Please contact the Fulbright Awards staff via email at firstname.lastname@example.org