Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad


Fellowship Information

Description:

This program provides grants to colleges and universities to fund individual doctoral students who conduct research in other countries, in modern foreign languages and area studies for periods of six to 12 months.

Who Should Apply:

Graduate students in doctoral programs in the fields of foreign languages and area studies must apply through the institutions in which they are enrolled.

Fellowship Benefits:

Projects deepen research knowledge on and help the nation develop capability in areas of the world not generally included in U.S. curricula. Projects focusing on Western Europe are not supported.

Program Duration:

Students may propose research for 6 to 12 months. The fellowship may not be renewed.

Number & Amount Available:

Estimated number of awards: 86

Expenses Covered by the Award:

  • Travel expenses, including excess baggage to and from the residence of the fellow to the host country of research;
  • Maintenance and dependents allowances based on the cost of living in country(ies) of research for the fellow and his or her dependent(s);
  • Project allowance for research related expenses such as books, copying, tuition and affiliation fees, local travel and other incidental expenses;
  • Health and accident insurance premiums; and
  • $100.00 administrative fee to applicant institution.
Citizenship Requirements:
USA
STEM Fields Only:
No

Student Information

Required GPA:
Any
Varies
Academic Level:
Graduate

Deadlines

Initial Deadline:
April 28
NC State Campus Deadline:

None

National Deadline:
April 28