Fulbright Scholarships for International Students 2014/2015

CLOSING DATE: varies, Feb-Oct 2013

Study in: USA
Host Institution: USA Universities & Academic Institutions
Course Level: Master/PhD Degree
Course Starts: 2014-2015: Academic Year

Brief Description:

The Fulbright Program for Foreign Students is administered by binational Fulbright Commissions/Foundations or U.S. Embassies. The international scholarships are administered for international students who want to pursue a Master’s or PhD degree. The scholarships can also be awarded for non-degree postgraduate studies.

Field of Study(s):

The Fulbright scholarships are available for a variety of disciplines and fields, including the performing and visual arts, natural sciences, mathematics, engineering and technology. Fulbright encourages applications from all fields, including interdisciplinary ones. See the country-specific websites for updated information on approved field of studies.

Scholarship Description:

Approximately 1,800 student grants are awarded to non-U.S. nationals to study in the United States annually.

Target Group:

These scholarships and grants are for international students from Africa, USA, East Asia and Pacific,  Middle East and North Africa, Europe and Eurasia,  and South and Central Asia.

Eligibility:

Program eligibility and selection procedures vary widely by country. Please see the country specific websites (link found below) to find information about the Fulbright Program in your home country, including eligibility requirements and application guidelines.

Fulbright International ScholarshipsWhat does it cover

The Fulbright program provides funding for the duration of the study. The grant also funds tuition, textbooks, airfare, a living stipend, and health insurance.  See the official website for the exact scholarship inclusions.

How to apply

Outside the U.S., the Fulbright Program is administered by bi-national Fulbright Commissions/Foundations or U.S. Embassies. All Foreign Student Program applications are processed by these offices. Therefore, foreign students must apply for Fulbright Fellowships through the Fulbright Commission/Foundation or U.S. Embassy in their home countries. Program eligibility and selection procedures are determined by each country. Deadline varies per country but is around February to October annually.

It is important to read the Fulbright FAQs and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship. All scholarship/financial inquiries should be made to your local embassy or Fulbright Commission.

Notification

Deadline varies per country but is around February to October annually.

Further Information and Application.

http://foreign.fulbrightonline.org/fubrightprogram.html

Participating Countries & its country-spesific websites

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