Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program for 2014-2015

The deadline to apply for the 2014-2015 core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program  is approaching

The Fulbright Scholar Program offers teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries for the 2014-2015 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.

This year, there are over 60 awards available in the field of law.  Moreover, All Discipline awards offered in all regions of the world welcome teaching and/or research proposals in any area of study, including interdisciplinary projects.  Practicing lawyers and law school faculty are encourage to visit the 2014-15 Catalog of Awards for more information about these opportunities.  Among them are Distinguished Chair awards in Italy and Sweden; a chance to explore Chinaor Nepal;  a Rule of Law, Civil Society Development and Judicial reform award in Macedonia; and an International Human Rights Law award in the West Bank.

In order to meet the changing needs of academia and develop new options to better accommodate the interests and commitments of today’s scholars, the program has introduced several innovations to the 2014-2015 program, including: Fulbright Flex AwardsFulbright Postdoctoral/Early Career AwardsSalary Stipend Supplements, and Teaching English as a Foreign Language Awards.

The application deadline for most awards is August 1, 2013.  U.S. citizenship is required.  For other eligibility requirements and detailed award descriptions visit the program’s website or contact