FULBRIGHT STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM (INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION)
Open To: BA graduates. Prospective/Current Graduate Students. Students Working on Master's Thesis. Students Working on Doctoral Dissertation.
Published: Monday, August 13, 2007
Targeted Fields:Open to all fields.
Citizenship: Open only to U.S. citizens.
Eligibility Requirements: BA degree or, in the creative and performing arts, 4 years of professional study and/or experience. Must have proficiency in the language of the host country. Law applicants may hold a JD. Preference is given to candidates who have not resided or studied in the country to which they are applying for more than six months. Enrolled students must apply through their home institution.
Stipend: Stipends vary by country.
Deadline: 9/12/2007 for UCLA students. General deadline at IIE 10/19/2007
Program Description: Approximately 1,100 fellowships give recent B.S./B.A.graduates, master's and doctoral candidates, young professionals and artists opportunities for personal development and international experience. Projects may include university coursework, independent library or field research, classes in a music conservatory or art school, special projects in the social or life sciences, or a combination in over 140 countries. Fellowship amounts vary depending on country. Awards are for one academic year.
More general information on the Fulbright program:http://www.us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html
UCLA will hold an informational workshop for UCLA faculty, staff, students, and alumni interested in the Fulbright program, Thursday, August 23, 2007, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Due to limited space, please RSVP at:http://www.gdnet.ucla.edu/news.asp.
For more info please contact:
Fang Y. Hu