Fulbright Scholar Program competition deadline approaching

As a reminder, the deadline for this year’s Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program competition is Monday, Sept. 16.

With 17 awards in 11 countries, Detroit Mercy faculty and staff have several opportunities to teach and conduct research at educational institutions, research centers and non-governmental organizations throughout South and Central Asia ranging from teaching law in the Maldives to researching water conservation in India. Most of the awards in the region are open to all disciplines.

Award highlights for the 2020-21 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program include:

  •  India: Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Awards (All Disciplines)
  •  Kazakhstan: All Disciplines Award
  •  Maldives: All Disciplines Award
  •  Sri Lanka: All Disciplines Award
  •  Central Asia: Teaching English as Foreign Language (new award)

For more information about awards throughout the South and Central Asia region, visit the Catalog of Awards or contact southcentralasia@iie.org.