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Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship Program

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Website

http://www.ed.gov/fund/grant/apply/grantapps/2005/84022a.html

Program Summary

The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship Program provides grants to colleges and universities to fund individual doctoral students in the fields of humanities and social sciences to conduct research in other countries in modern foreign languages and area studies for periods of 6 to 12 months.

**Proposals focusing on Western Europe are not eligible.

Eligibility

Students must apply through their institutions of higher education in the United States. A student is eligible to receive a fellowship if he or she:

* Is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
* Is admitted to candidacy in a doctoral program in modern foreign
languages and area studies at that institution
* Is planning a teaching career at the college level in the United States
upon graduation
* Possesses adequate skills in the language(s) necessary to carry out the
dissertation project

Stipend

Support is provided for 6 to 12 months abroad with awards of up to $70,000 for travel, living and research expenses.

Deadline

UCLA Students: October 19, 2004 - campus deadline date for receipt of all application materials in 1252 Murphy Hall.

Application

UCLA Students may visit 1252 Murphy Hall or http://www.ed.gov/fund/grant/apply/grantapps/2005/84022a.html for more detailed information on the application process.

Contact

UCLA Students Only: For more information, students are encouraged to contact Sally Evans at the address and telephone number below. Students at other US unviersities should contact their school's fellowships office.

Sally Evans
1252 Murphy Hall
Campus - 141901
Email: sevans@gdnet.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-3953


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