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Post Application Process

Grant Application Period is Now Closed
Thank you for your interest in applying for the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program. The October 30, 2017 deadline has passed and the application period has closed for AY 2018-2019.

 The below information is for your reference only. Kindly keep checking the website for notification of the 2019-2020 announcement as updates to grants occur every year.

The evaluation process of the applications will be carried out between November 2017 and February 2018.

The applications will be evaluated by the assigned independent expert jury members in terms of viability, expediency, and the fitness of the applicant regarding his/her academic background. These assigned experts only assess the research projects and do not know the identity of the applicant. The projects are evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Academic value
  • Studies undertaken within the applied field and the outcome of these studies
  • Necessity to conduct the research in the USA
  • Details regarding the planning of the project
  • Contributions of the project to the academic community after completion

Feedback on the application status of each applicant will be provided by e-mail at the end of the evaluation process.

A meeting will be organized for selected nominees, where details of the candidacy process will be shared. Participation to this meeting will be mandatory.