Fulbright American Student Program
Provides opportunities for doctoral degree candidates in the U.S. to conduct research in Egypt. Ideal candidates are serious, research oriented individuals, who have well thought-out research projects that can be reasonably accomplished in nine months. Candidates who present research projects showing specific knowledge of Egypt, the Arabic language and/or the region, or Islam, for example, will have a better grasp of research possibilities.
Note: The U.S. Student Program to Egypt has been suspended through the 2017-2018 academic year. We are accepting applications for 2019-2020 academic year. Potential applicants for 2019-2020 should discuss the status of the U.S. Fulbright Program to Egypt with IIE (FBstudent.MENA@iie.org or 1.800.272.6994) before applying.
Eligible Fields: All fields are eligible.
- U.S. citizenship at the time of application
- Ph.D. candidate in the U.S.
- Sufficient proficiency in written and spoken Arabic to conduct the proposed study
For details regarding the eligibility requirements of the U.S. Fulbright Student Program, please visit: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/eligibility
Grant Duration: 9 months
- International travel
- Medical insurance
- Other allowances