The Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence (SIR) Program: It assists U.S. higher education / research institutions in expanding programs of academic international exchange. It supports non-U.S. candidates through grants for teaching at institutions that require a strong international component benefiting both the U.S. institution and the selected scholar.

SIR – Scholar-in-Residence Fulbright Program: For few Fulbright programs serves institutions, S-I-R gives preference to the following:

  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities,
  • Tribal Colleges and Universities,
  • Hispanic-serving institutions,
  • Community colleges,
  • Small, liberal arts institutions,
  • AANAPISI and American Indian and Alaskan Native
  • Asian-American and Native American/Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions
  • AIANSIs and Predominantly Black Institutions- PBIs.

There are many opportunities for other institutions to partner with the preference organizations.

Eligibility: Any accredited U.S. institution of higher learning, although preference is given to Minority Serving Institutions or small liberal arts colleges and other community colleges

 Financial Support: Grant benefits for the Fulbright S-I-R scholarship include:

  • Roundtrip international air travel,
  • Monthly stipend,
  • Allowance for up to 2 dependents,
  • Initial settling in and professional allowances.

Host institutions are encouraged to provide some cost-sharing, such as a supplement salary for the candidate or in-kind support, such other expenses like, housing, meals and /or travel.

 Grant Duration period: A semester to full academic year.

Quick Overview———
Organization Fulbright programs
Level Faculty
Country USA
Subject areas All disciplines covered by the mentioned instituions
Salary As per university regulations
Eligibility See above
Deadline 1st November 2019

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