Fulbright Visiting Scholars Program

Fulbright Visiting Scholars Program

Deadline: December 8, 2014

The US Embassy in Baku invites to apply for the Fulbright Visiting Scholars Program. This is open to Researchers, university lecturers and experts from academic institutions, government and non-government structures who wish to conduct post-doctoral research, lecture, or pursue combined lecturing and research in the United State.


The US Embassy would provide the following:

  • International airfare cost for return ticket;
  • Monthly stipend for the whole grant period;
  • Professional allowance;
  • Settling-in allowance;
  • Accompanying dependent monthly allowance;
  • Health insurance


Applicants must be

  • be citizens of Azerbaijan
  • hold a Ph.D. in the field of research/lecturing
  • be proficient in oral and written English
  • receive a satisfactory medical clearance
  • Eligible fields of study: Agriculture,American Studies,Biology   Business Administration,Chemistry,Psychology,Economics, Education,Engineering,Environmental Sciences,Film Studies,History,Information Sciences,Journalism,Law,Library Science,Mathematics,Medical Sciences,Physics,Political Science,Public Administration,Public/Global Health,Social Work,Sociology,Teaching English as a Foreign Language,Theater,Urban Planning

How to Apply

  • Submit an online application 
  • Detailed project statement of proposed activity for research/lecturing in the U.S.
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae (resume)
  • Three (3) Letters of Reference
  • Letter of invitation from a preferred U.S. host Institution (if available)
  • Copy of Doctoral Degree
  • Copy of passport

For more information, visit US Embassy Azerbaijan or e-mail [email protected]