Research Scholarship Program

BAFF provides fellowships for professors and academic researchers to conduct independent or collaborative research projects in the U.S. for up to 12 months. To the program can apply senior academic and research professionals. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. degree or have significant relevant professional experience. Applicants must design and develop their own projects and create budgets for their implementation. Applicants to the Research Scholar Program must: 1.Hold a passport from Estonia, Latvia, or Lithuania 2.Not have immediate family members that are BAFF employees, 3.BAFF Advisory Board, or Board of Directors members 4.Agree to return to your home country for a minimum of two years immediately post-scholarship.



Scholarship Deadline

Applications accepted twice per year (Spring and Fall)

Recurs Annually

Degree levels

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

Duration of Award

One year

Maximum amount of award

BAFF provides up to $60,000 to cover project-related costs and living expenses for entire stay.

Restricted to these majors