From March to August 1, 2009, U.S. faculty and professionals are invited to apply for Fulbright scholar grants* at www.cies.org. Complimentary subscriptions are also available for The Global Citizen, the Fulbright Scholar Program’s new, monthly e-newsletter. Sign up at www.cies.org.
*The Fulbright Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program and is supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world. Since 1946, the Fulbright Program has provided more than 286,000 participants from over 155 countries with the opportunity to study, teach and conduct research, to exchange ideas and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns. For more information, visit .
March 1, 2009 – The Competition Begins!
Fulbright Scholar Program for US Faculty and Professionals for 2010-2011 is open
The Fulbright Scholar Program offers 105 grants in lecturing, research or combined lecturing/research awards in economics, including 7 Fulbright Distinguished Chairs and the Middle East and North Africa Regional Research Program . Even better, faculty and professionals in economics also can apply for one of the 144 “All Discipline” awards open to all fields.
What does Fulbright offer in economics? Here are a few of the awards for 2010-2011:
European Union Affairs Research Program – Award #0188 – EU affairs, US-EU relations, monetary policy, regulatory affairs
Jamaica – Award #0542 – microeconomics, macroeconomics, Caribbean economic problems, managerial economics, econometrics
Mozambique – Award #0087 – international trade, regional trade agreements, economic integration
The application deadline is August 1, 2009. U.S. citizenship is required. For a full, detailed listing of all the Fulbright programs and awards, other eligibility requirements, and an application, visit our website at www.cies.org, or send a request for materials to firstname.lastname@example.org.