Fulbright Foreign Research Scholarship Program 2014-2015

Deadline: October 11, 2013

The State Department of the United States of America and the U.S. Embassy in Bishkek are pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Fulbright Foreign Research Scholarship Program in the Kyrgyz Republic. Fulbright Foreign Research Scholarship program awards grants to conduct post-doctoral research at U.S. institutions for one semester or one academic year.

Applications will be accepted in the following research fields:

  • American Studies
  • Communication and Journalism
  • Economics
  • Business Administration Library
  • Political Science
  • Education
  • Law
  • Religious Studies
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Public Administration
  • History
  • Library Science/Computer Science
  • Sociology and Social Work
  • Environmental Science
  • English as Second Language
  • Management in Agriculture
  • Art Management


Applicants must:

  • be Citizens of Kyrgyzstan
  • teach at least one course at a university
  • hold a Ph.D. in humanities or sciences (Kandidat Nauk or Doctor Nauk degree)
  • be proficient in written and spoken English
  • be able to demonstrate professional aptitude and leadership potential in their field of specialization
  • be able to begin research in the United States in autumn 2013
  • be eligible to receive and maintain a U.S. visa.
  • In order to participate in the Fulbright Scholar Program competition, you must submit the application by 5 PM October 11, 2013.

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