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Application deadline for Fulbright awards is Aug. 1

July 17, 2014

Explore opportunities with the core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers nearly 600 awards in teaching, research, and combination teaching/research awards in more than 125 countries for the 2015-2016 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators.

Interested faculty and professionals are encouraged to learn more about core Fulbright U.S. Scholar opportunities by visiting the online  Catalog of Awards. The application deadline for most awards is August 1, 2014. U.S. citizenship is required. For other eligibility requirements and detailed award descriptions, please  visit the program website.

Wayne State scholars in need of assistance with their application are encouraged to contact Jaclyn Assarian, associate director of the Office of International Programs, at 313-577-9319 or jaclyn.assarian@wayne.edu.

In order to meet the changing needs of academia and develop new options to better accommodate the interests and commitments of today’s scholars, Fulbright has introduced several innovations to the Core Program, including: Flex Awards, Postdoctoral/Early Career Awards, and Salary Supplements.

The Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers teaching and/or research awards in 46 disciplines, in addition to many  All Discipline awards that welcome teaching and/or research proposals in any area of study, including interdisciplinary projects.

To view the full range of awards by discipline, visit the  Catalog of Awards.