FULBRIGHT-HAYS PROGRAM GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

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					           FULBRIGHT-HAYS PROGRAM GRANT
                   OPPORTUNITIES
         FOR FACULTY AND DOCTORAL STUDENTS
       The FY2010 Fulbright-Hays student Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad
(DDRA) and Fulbright-Hays Faculty Research Abroad (FRA) Programs opened on
October 5, 2009. This program provides grants to colleges and universities to fund
individual doctoral students and faculty to conduct research in other countries, in modern
foreign languages and area studies for periods of six to 12 months. These programs are
defined as research related to the comprehensive study of aspects of a society, including
geography, history, culture, economy, politics, and/or international relations. On-line
information is available at: http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsddrap/brochure-ddra.pdf
(DDRA), http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsfra/index.html (FRA) and the MSU
Fulbright web page at: http://isp.msu.edu/funding/fulbright.htm (DDRA and FRA)

          The DDRA and FRA Program individually award approximately 150 grants
each year for six to 12 month grants to support dissertation research exclusive of Western
Europe. The grants pay for air travel, a monthly living stipend, health and accident
insurance, dependent allowances, and research project allowance. Applicants must be
citizens or permanent residents of the United States and must submit their application to
the MSU Fulbright-Hays DDRA/FRA Project Director who is responsible for forwarding
all student and faculty applications to the Fulbright-Hays DDRA/FRA Programs. The
Fulbright-Hays DDRA and FRA Program deadlines are:

      November 11, 2009-MSU Fulbright-Hays DDRA/FRA budget submission
       deadline
      November 24, 2009-MSU Fulbright-Hays DDRA/FRA application submission
       deadline
      December 1, 2009-Fulbright-Hays DDRA/FRA national application submission
       deadline

        Additional information about these programs will be presented at a
Fulbright/Fulbright-Hays DDRA/FRA Program Informational Seminar on either Friday,
October 23, 2009, 321 Linton Hall from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. or Tuesday, October 27,
2009, 321 Linton Hall from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. If you cannot attend but are interested in
learning more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Fellowship Program, please contact Frank
M. D'Itri, the MSU Fulbright Program Advisor, at ditri@msu.edu or TEL: 432-8244.

				
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