Fulbright-Schuman Program - International Educator Grants

The Fulbright-Schuman Program, financed by the U.S. Department of State and the Directorate-General for Education and Culture of the European Commission, awards grants to citizens of the U.S. and EU Member States to further understanding of the EU and to promote U.S.-EU relations. The Fulbright-Schuman Program is administered by the Commission for Educational Exchange between the U.S., Belgium, and Luxemburg. Grants are also available for professionals in international education administration from European universities for research within the field that would be mutually beneficial to both the institutions. Research projects should provide a comparative US-EU perspective on global issues within international higher education and/or share best practices within the field. Candidates may consider their contacts from conferences such as NAFSA and EAIE as potential host institutions. Past research topics have included disability education, international educational mobility, etc. Eligibility: Candidates are responsible for arranging their own placement at a U.S. university or institution, Candidates do not need to hold a PhD.; however, they must hold a Bachelor’s degree and have at least three years of experience in the field of international education, Candidates must have a minimum of three months experience in two or more Member States, Proficiency in English is required. Application Process : 1.Interested applicants should submit the application online before December 1. 2.TOEFL scores are only needed if the particular program you are applying to requires them (by December 15); otherwise, your English proficiency will be determined during the mandatory in-person interview. 3.Successful applicants will be notified by the beginning of March at the latest.



Scholarship Deadline

Once per year in December

Recurs Annually

Degree levels

Graduate - Master's
Graduate - Doctorate
Graduate - Post Doctorate

Duration of Award

One Semester

Maximum amount of award

The maximum grant to any one candidate is set at € 29,000.

Restricted to these majors

Any field except medicine but including public health. You must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree or have completed the first year of your Master’s program after a 3-year Bachelor’s program.