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									Fulbright
Fulbright-Hays


2009


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Fulbright-Hays
Fulbright
 Both programs are named for Senator
  William J. Fulbright of Arkansas
 Post WWII – “mutual understanding
  between the people of the United States
  and people of other countries of the world”




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Fulbright-Hays:
The World is Our Classroom
   U.S. Department of Education
     Serve  a domestic agenda
     Critical, advanced overseas study and
      research opportunities for area and language
      experts and faculty in training
     4 Programs within Fulbright-Hays




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Fulbright-Hays
DDRA – Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad


http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsddra
  p/index.html
 Application becomes available on
  September 5th and is due on November 5th
 Must apply through the Office of Research
  Services

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Fulbright-Hays
DDRA – Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad

   Who can apply?
     Ph.D. Candidates to complete education &
      research overseas in modern foreign
      languages and area of study

    Emphasis on Central Eurasian, East Asian and Middle Eastern
      Languages – More than 140 languages are spoken in these
      countries
    (Western Europe is not eligible)


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Fulbright-Hays
DDRA – Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad


Facts:
 2007 = 118 Awarded Applications
 Project Duration = 6-12 months
 Average Grant Amount = $37,669




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Fulbright-Hays
FRA – Faculty Research Abroad

                        Facts:
   2007 = 21 Awarded Applications (66 received)
   Project Duration = 3-12 months
   Average Grant Amount = $60,000 (maximum
    $100,000)




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Fulbright-Hays
FRA – Faculty Research Abroad

 http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsfra/index.html
 Application becomes available on August 31st
  and is due on October 30th
 Must apply through the Office of Research
  Services




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Fulbright-Hays
FRA – Faculty Research Abroad


   Who can apply?
     Faculty
            to conduct research in modern foreign
     languages to improve their language skill and
     knowledge of culture.

    Western Europe is not eligible




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Fulbright-Hays
GPA – Group Projects Abroad



     www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsgpa/index.html
   Application becomes available at the end of
    August and is due at the end of October
   Must apply through the Office of Research
    Services




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Fulbright-Hays
GPA – Group Projects Abroad

Who can apply?
   Faculty in modern      Area Studies K-12 or
    language                post secondary
   K-12 Teacher           College Junior, Senior
   Administrator for       or Graduate Student
    modern foreign          studying to become a
    language                modern foreign
                            language teacher

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Fulbright-Hays
GPA – Group Projects Abroad

   What is covered by the grant?
     Maintenance   stipend
     Airfare
     Local Travel Allowance
     Rent for instructional facilities in country of study
     Administrative and professional services performed
      by a resident personnel in the country of study
     Purchase of artifacts, books, teaching material in
      country of study

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Fulbright-Hays
GPA – Group Projects Abroad

   Short-term Seminars
    4-6 Weeks
     Focus on culture, history or politics of religion
   Curriculum Development
    4-6 Weeks
    Team of faculty/teacher or administrators who spend
      time in country gathering material for curriculum
      development in modern foreign language or area
      studies program


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Fulbright-Hays
GPA – Group Projects Abroad

   Group Research or Study Projects
    3-12 months
    College Faculty, graduate students and undergraduates
    undertake research overseas
   Advanced Overseas Intensive Language
    Projects
    1 year/1 academic year/semester/trimester/quarter/summer




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Fulbright-Hays
SA – Seminars Abroad



   www.ed.gov/programs/iegpssap/index.html
  Application becomes available in mid-summer
             and is due mid-September
 Must be submitted directly through the
  Department of Education




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Fulbright-Hays
SA – Seminars Abroad

Who can apply?
 Educators; K-12, post secondary faculty
  and administrators
 Librarians, museum educators,
  media/resource specialists in humanities,
  social sciences and languages to
  experience non-West European countries

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Fulbright-Hays
SA – Seminars Abroad

 7-10 seminars
 Topics and Host Countries Vary each year
 14-16 people in a group
 Cost share is $400
 Grant includes; airfare, tuition and room &
  board


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Fulbright
Scholar Program

   Traditional Fulbright Scholar Program
   Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program
   Fulbright Senior Specialists Program
   Fulbright International Education Administrators
    Program
   Fulbright German Studies Seminars



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Fulbright
Program Areas (examples)
   American Literature           Fulbright-IFK Visiting
   Business                       Fellow in Cultural Studies
    Administration/Public         Fulbright-Museums
    Administration                 Quartier Artist-in-
   English Language               Residence
    Teaching Methodology
                                  Journalism
   American Studies
   Austrian-Hungarian Joint      Social Sciences
    Research Award                Law
   Fulbright-Freud Visiting      Criminology
    Scholar of
    Psychoanalysis
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Fulbright
Program Areas (examples)
   Economics                            Electronics, Information or
   Civic Education                       Telecommunications
   Religious Studies                     Technology
   Political Science                    Health Sciences
   Applied Linguistics/Lingiustics      French Studies
   Business & Finance                   Biological Sciences
   Fine & Performing Arts               Agriculture
   Public Policy, International         Bioinformatics
    Relations and Law                    Chinese/East Asian Studies
   Pure and Applied Sciences            Computer Science
   Environmental and                    Culinary Arts
    Wastewater Engineering               Food/Pharmaceutical Sciences
   Anthropology                         Engineering


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Fulbright
   United States Department of State,
    Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
   Cooperative agreement with Bureau, the Council for
    International Exchange of Scholars (CIES)
   2006 Congress Appropriated $184.5 million
   279,500 participants since 1946
   Wide variety of academic and professional fields
    (example: “journalism and urban planning to music, philosophy,
    business administration and zoology”)

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Fulbright
Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program

   Most prestigious appointment in the
    Fulbright Scholars
   Program Deadline: August 1, 2008
   Online Application
     Project   statement (5 page maximum)
     Curriculum vitae (8 page maximum) with publications
      list for research awards
     Select bibliography (3 page maximum)
     Three reference letters
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Fulbright
Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program

   Lecturing or Lecturing/Research Award
     Course  Syllabi (10 page maximum)
     2 reference letters
     1 teaching report
     Letter of invitation or relevant correspondence
      from abroad



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Fulbright
Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program
Participating Countries
   Australia                   Ireland
   Austria                     Israel*
   Brazil                      Italy
   Canada                      Netherlands
   Denmark                     Poland
   Finland                     Portugal
   France                      Russia
   Germany                     Sweden
   Hungary                  *Research Opportunities Available
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Fulbright
Fulbright International Education Administrators Program

 U.S.-Japan International Education
 U.S.-Korea International Education
                  Deadline: November 1, 2008

   U.S.-Germany International Education
                   Deadline: February 1, 2009




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Fulbright
African Regional Research Program

 12 Awards for Sub-Saharan African
  Countries
 Research in 1 country 3-9 months or 2/3
  countries 5-9 months
 Grantees expected to give occasional
  lectures/seminars with host universities
  and the U.S. Embassy
   www.cies.org/award_book/award2009/award/ARRP.pdf

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Fulbright
African Regional Research Program

   Evidence of scholarly research after obtaining
    terminal degree in field of specialization
   Appropriate language is needed for research in
    non-English speaking areas
   Applicant must arrange and include letter of
    invitation
   Deadline: August 1, 2008



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Fulbright
African Regional Research Program
Country Programs
   Benin                                 Mauritiu
   Botswana                              Mozambique
   Burkina Faso                          Namibia
   Cameroon                              Niger
   Chad                                  Nigeria
   Cote d’lvoire                         Rwanda
   Democratic Republic of the Congo      Senegal
   Ethiopia                              Sierra Leone
   Ghana                                 South Africa*
   Guinea                                Swaziland
   Kenya                                 Tanzania
   Madagascar                            Uganda
   Malawi                                Zambia
   Mali                                  Zimbabwe
                                       * Includes Research Only Option


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Fulbright
East Asia and the Pacific
   5 Awards for research or lecturing/research
   Grant length: 4-6 months
   www.fulbright.com.au
   Grantees should demonstrate plans for
    interaction with host institution faculty and
    students with guest lectures and seminars
   Length of stay should be clearly stated!
   Deadline: August 1, 2008


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Fulbright
East Asia and the Pacific
Country Programs

   Australia*                        Malaysia*
   Cambodia                          Mongolia
   China, People’s Republic of*      New Zealand*
   Hong Kong*                        Philippines*
   Indonesia*                        Singapore
   Japan*                            Taiwan*
   Korea*                            Thailand*
   Macao*                            Vietnam*
                                   *Research Opportunities
                                     Available
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Fulbright
Europe
   Albania                   Finland*
   Armenia                   France*
   Austria*
                              Georgia
   Azerbaijan
   Belarus                   Germnay*
   Belgium/Luxembourg*       Greece*
   Bosnia & Herzegovina      Hungary*
   Bulgaria*                 Iceland
   Croatia*
                              Ireland*
   Cyprus*
   Czech Republic*           Italy*
   Denmark                   Kosovo
   Estonia                * Research opportunities Available
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Fulbright
Europe
   Latvia           Romania
   Lithuania        Russian Federation *
   Macedonia        Serbia
   Malta            Slovak Republic*
   Moldova          Slovenia
   Montenegro       Spain*
   Netherlands      Sweden*
   Norway*          Turkey*
   Poland*          Ukraine*
   Portugal         United Kingdom*
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Fulbright
European Union Affairs Research Program
   6 Awards
   Specialization in U.S.-EU relations, higher education
    policy, immigration issues, language policy, regulatory
    matters, monetary policy, security issues, environmental
    concerns, information technology
   Research 2-5 months (1 or more EU member states)
   Several years experience beyond Ph.D.
   Deadline: August 1, 2008



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Fulbright
Middle East and North Africa Regional Research Program


   6 Awards for research in two or more countries
    of the Middle East or North Africa
   Evidence of scholarly research
   Appropriate language proficiency is needed
   Applicant must arrange and include letter of
    invitation
   Deadline: August 1, 2008


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Fulbright
Middle East and North Africa
   Algeria            Oman
   Bahrain*           Qatar*
   Egypt*             Syria*
   Israel*            Tunisia
   Jordan*            United Arab
   Kuwait              Emirates*
   Lebanon*           West Bank*
   Morocco*           Yemen*
                    *Research opportunities
                        available
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Fulbright
South and Central Asia Regional Research Program

   6 Awards for research
   Evidence of scholarly research
   Appropriate language proficiency is needed
   Applicant must arrange and include letter of
    invitation
   Deadline: August 1, 2008



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Fulbright
South and Central Asia
   Bangladesh                 Sri Lanka
   India*                     Tajikstan
   Kazakhstan*                Turkmenistan
   Kyrgyz Republic*           Uzbekistan
   Nepal*
   Pakistan*               *Research opportunities available
   Republic of Maldives*


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Fulbright
Western Hemisphere
Argentina-Uruguay Joint Award in Environmental Sciences

   Teach one or more graduate/faculty seminars on
    environmental studies
   Ph.D. with 4 years teaching experience
   Appropriate language proficiency in Spanish
   Applicant must arrange and include letter of
    invitation
   Grant length: 4 months
   Deadline: August 1, 2008


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Fulbright
Canada-Mexico Joint Award in North American Studies

   Enhance collaboration between three countries
    with guest lectures in area of specialization
   Junior and established scholars
   Appropriate language proficiency in Spanish
   Applicant must arrange and include letter of
    invitation
   Grant length: 4 – 9 months
   Deadline: August 1, 2008


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Fulbright
Western Hemisphere
   Argentina               Honduras
   Barbados                Jamaica
   Bolivia*
   Brazil*
                            Mexico*
   Canada*                 Nicaragua
   Chile                   Panama
   Colombia                Paraguay*
   Costa Rica              Peru
   Dominican Republic
   Ecuador*
                            Trinidad & Tabago
   El Salvador             Uruguay*
   Guatemala               Venezuela*
                         *Full-time research opportunities
                             available

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Fulbright
Stipends & Benefits

               Lecturing or Lecturing/Research
    $2,860 per month for associate or full professor
    $2,640 per month for assistant professor rank or Junior
    Lecturing
                Research and Junior Research
    $1,870 per month
                      Distinguished Lecturing
    $3,850 per month

   Calculated in U.S. dollars and payable in either U.S. dollars or local
    currency
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Fulbright
Stipends & Benefits

    Maintenance for Living in Country of Assignment
   Determined at the time of grant is issued
   Adjusted for up to two accompanying dependents who
    spend at least 80% of grant period
   Some cases housing or local salary will be provided by
    host institution
                  Travel and Relocation
   Round trip international travel for grantee
   Greater than 4 months – travel for 2 dependents
   One time for excess baggage/settling in support
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Fulbright
Stipends & Benefits

                          Tuition Assistance
There is no longer a dependent educational allowance
(Applicant should check with the grants benefit table for specific program)


            Supplemental Research Allowance
A modest one-time research allowance may be provided




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Fulbright
Sabbatical Leave, Other Funding & Consulting
   Sabbatical/leave-of-absence or retirement pay may be
    used concurrently with Fulbright support
   Deductions may be made when other scholarships,
    fellowships, grants or salaries duplicate benefits
    provided by Fulbright grant
   Some scholars hold grants from other agencies
    immediately before or after Fulbright or arrange for
    support for other items not covered by Fulbright award
   All Fulbright grants are subject of IRS regulations and
    are taxable

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Fulbright
   Contact the Office of Research Services if
    you are interested in applying!




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