Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad

Deadline Disciplines Purpose Open To Eligibility
Spring 2018 Modern Foreign Languages and Area Studies Funding for one year of research abroad Advanced doctoral students U.S. citizen or permanent resident

 

About the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad

The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Abroad program holds an annual competition to provide grants to colleges and universities to fund individual doctoral students to conduct research in other countries in modern foreign languages and area studies for periods of six to twelve months.

Institutions of higher education in the United States are eligible to apply for grants under the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program. Students must apply through their institutions.

A student is eligible to receive a fellowship if he or she meets all of the following criteria:

• Is a citizen or national of the United States or is a permanent resident of the United States.

• Is a graduate student in good standing at an institution of higher education in the United States who, when the fellowship begins, is admitted to candidacy in a doctoral program in modern foreign languages and area studies at that institution.

• Is planning a teaching career in the United States upon graduation.

• Possesses adequate skills in the language(s) necessary to carry out the dissertation project.

 

Students interested in applying to this fellowship should contact Fulbright Program Adviser Roger Bresnahan: bresnaha@msu.edu

 

For more information, visit the Fulbright-Hays doctoral dissertation research website.