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Fulbright Scholarships


The Australian-American Fulbright Commission offers scholarships to Australian citizens across all career stages. Awardees take part in an academic and cultural exchange, pursuing research or study at a U.S. institution, experiencing life abroad and bringing back their knowledge and experience to share with their communities in Australia. Fulbright Scholarships are available for all disciplines.

Fulbright Scholarships are offered at four levels –

  • Postgraduate – for current PhD students to conduct research in the US for 4 – 10 months, or for some awards, supports enrolment in a graduate degree program
  • Postdoctoral – for ECRs within 5 years of PhD completion to undertake research in the US for 4 – 10 months
  • Scholar – for academics at Assoc or Full Professorial level and mid-career professionals (undergraduate qualification plus at least 10 years work experience) to undertake research in the US for 4 months
  • Distinguished Chair – for exceptional individuals at full professorial level to undertake research in the US for up to 6 months.

Applicants must be Australian Citizens.  Dual Australia-US citizens are not eligible to apply.  All other Australian dual citizenships can apply.

Applications close 5 July2023.

More information and apply here

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