September 29, 2008
US Department of Education FULBRIGHTS for PhD Dissertation Research Abroad
US/ED Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowships
Description: The U.S. Department of Education (US/ED) Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowships are for a narrow range of students in certain PhD programs--primarily the social sciences and humanities--who need to conduct 6-12 months of dissertation research abroad.
Eligibility Criteria: Applicants may be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who will be PhD candidates by the time the actual research begins, and who are currently enrolled in a U-M department or program where they specialize in non-West-European area studies and a modern foreign language. They must plan to teach at a U.S. institution of higher education upon completion of the degree, and must prove sufficient foreign-language capability to carry out their proposal, which must be for approved dissertation research that cannot be conducted in the U.S.A. In addition, all applicants must be on Beni's US/ED-Fulbright e-mail user group no later than October 8.
Deadline: The application deadline is October 16. In addition, all eligible applicants must be on Beni's US/ED Fulbright email user group by no later than October 8, 2008.
Submission: Transcripts are submitted to Beni at the International Institute. All other components and supplementary materials are submitted online through Beni.
Contact: Both the competition and all subsequent awards are administered by Beni at the U-M International Institute. For information, advice, and application materials contact Beni at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted by zzhu at September 29, 2008 01:55 PM