Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program


Program Goal

Provides opportunities for American faculty members, professionals, and independent scholars to lecture and/or conduct research at universities or research institutions in Egypt.  Grant duration ranges from three to nine months.

Grant Types

Lecturing, Research, or Combined Lecturing/Research Grants:  Scholars in the humanities, sciences, or social sciences lecture and/or conduct research at Egyptian institutions.

Eligibility Criteria

  • U.S. citizenship at the time of application.
  • PhD degree or professional equivalent as appropriate at the time of application. For professionals and artists outside academe, recognized professional standing and substantial professional accomplishment are required.
  • College or university teaching experience at the level and in the field of the proposed lecturing activity as specified in the award description at the time of application.
  • Arabic language proficiency requirements vary according to the field of specialization and proposed project.

For details regarding the eligibility requirements of the U.S. Fulbright Scholar Program, please visit http://www.ciehttps://www.cies.org/program/core-fulbright-us-scholar-programs.org/us_scholars/us_awards/Eligibility.htm

Grant Benefits

  • International travel allowance
  • Stipend
  • Maintenance
  • Furnished accommodations
  • Health benefits coverage
  • Other allowances

Interested U.S. scholars must apply directly to the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) by completing CIES’ on-line application, and providing all required supporting documents, including a project statement detailing the scholar’s proposed research and/or lecturing activities while in Egypt. For further information on the various awards available in Egypt for U.S. scholars please visit www.cies.org

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