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Grant Details

Grant Application Period is Now Closed
Thank you for your interest in applying for the Ph.D. Grant. The April 10, 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.

Name of Grant Doctorate
Grant Start Term 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall Semester
Duration of the Grant Maximum 2 academic years:

  • One academic year depending on the program at the grantee’s university and its length (9-12 months)
  • Renewable for the second year (maximum 9 months)
    • Renewal of the grant depends on the academic success of the grantee in the first year

! As the Fulbright Grant will end after the second year of the PhD program, grantees must provide proof of financial support from other sources (family, school, assistantship, etc.)

Total Amount of the Grant
  • Up to $50,000 for one academic year:
    • Tuition and fees (including $1,000 book allowance and $350 settling-in allowance)
    • Monthly stipend for living expenses (the amount is calculated based on a fixed chart prepared according to states and cities)
    • Health insurance
  • Round trip plane ticket
Applicants must demonstrate maturity, dependability, integrity, and professionalism. Plagiarism at any time during the application or grant period is grounds for selection withdrawal or grant termination.
Please visit the Frequently Asked Questions section for more information.
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