Deadline: August 1 (receipt)
Submission Method: Electronic or Mail
Recent Chicago Fellows: Jack Friedman, Anthropology (06/07); Austan Goolsbee, Economics, (06/07); Colleen Grogan, Political Science (06/07); Mark B. N Hansen, Film Studies (06/07); Stephanie M. Latkovski, Linguistics (06/07)
Competition Level: 800 U.S. faculty and professionals are sent abroad annually; the number of applications submitted is not available
Eligibility: Must be a U.S. Citizen; permanent residency is not sufficient. A candidate who has resided abroad for five or more consecutive years in a six-year period preceding the date of application is ineligible. A letter of invitation from the host institution is typically required.
The traditional Fulbright Scholar Program sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad each year to lecture and conduct research. The opportunities are many and broad; please visit the Website to find an opportunity that is right for you. The opportunity typically provides a monthly stipend, living expenses, and funds for research.
In addition to the traditional program, the CIES offers other Fulbright opportunities, including the Senior Specialists Programs (short-term), the Distinguished Chairs Program, the Fulbright German Studies Seminar, and more.