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May 01, 2013

Scholarship: Fulbright Scholar Grant Opportunities to Central/Eastern Europe and Eurasia AY 2014-15

Deadline: August 1, 2013

The competition for U.S. Fulbright Scholar awards to Central Europe, the Baltics, Southeastern Europe, the Balkans, and Eurasia is now open. Applications for the 2014-15 academic year are currently being accepted from all levels of faculty and professionals, including early career.
The list below is only a sample of the approx. 125 different types of awards offered in 24 countries in the region.

CZECH REPUBLIC Fulbright-Masaryk University Distinguished Chair in Social Studies

EUROPEAN UNION Fulbright-Schuman European Union Affairs Program

HUNGARY Austrian-Hungarian Joint Research Award

RUSSIA Distinguished Chair in Agricultural Technology and Education
Science and Innovation

ALBANIA Social Sciences/Social Work/Law

BELARUS Economics and/or Business Administration

BULGARIA Public Policy, Public Administration

ESTONIA Arts, Film and Crafts


LATVIA Music, Dance

LITHUANIA Gender Studies, Anthropology, Law

MACEDONIA Rule of Law, Judiciary Reform, and Civil Society

ROMANIA Social Sciences

SERBIA American Politics, Government or American History

UKRAINE Journalism, Communications

Applicants must be U.S. citizens and hold a Ph.D. or appropriate professional/terminal degree at the time of application. The application deadline is August 1, 2013.
In addition, All Disciplines awards are available in all countries in Europe and Eurasia and can be a good option if no discipline-focused award matches your expertise. Please visit the 2014-15 Catalog of Awards at http://catalog.cies.org/ to learn more about the opportunities available in this year's competition. For most awards, English is sufficient for teaching and foreign language proficiency is only needed to the extent required by a proposed research project.
For eligibility factors, detailed application guidelines and review criteria, please follow the link http://www.cies.org/us_scholars/us_awards/. You may also wish to register for one of our webinars at http://www.cies.org/Webinar/ or to join our online community, My Fulbright, a resource center for applicants interested in the program. Please also note that for the current competition significant enhancements will be implemented to programs in the Baltics, the Balkans and Eurasia. You may take a glance at the improvements at: http://www.cies.org/news/award-highlights.htm.

Posted by sarayu at May 1, 2013 12:16 PM