The Fulbright Scholar Program offers teaching, research or combination teaching and research awards in over 125 countries for the 2017-2018 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others.
The 2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers over 130 awards in the field of Economics and nearly 500 awards overall. Exciting opportunities are available in many countries including but not limited to:
- Argentina: Social Sciences and Humanities
- Philippines: Fulbright-SyCip Distinguished Lecturing Award: Study of the United States
- United Kingdom: Fulbright-Ulster Business School
- Palestinian Territories (West Bank only): All Disciplines
- Tajikistan: Multiple Disciplines
For additional awards in the field of Economics, please visit our new Opportunities in Business Administration, Economics, and Entrepreneurship webpage. There you will find award highlights and examples of successful projects in the discipline,and scholar testimonials which highlight the outcomes and benefits associated with completing a Fulbright Scholar grant.
For eligibility factors, detailed application guidelines and review criteria, please visit our website. You may also wish to register for one of our webinars or join My Fulbright, a resource center for applicants interested in the program.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens and the current competition will close on August 1, 2016.
The Fulbright Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program and is supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world.