Bulgaria Fulbright/Research Award Taking Applications
Monday, May 11, 2015
Posted by: Lorraine Cashman
Bulgaria offers fellowships for U.S. students, MA/PhD candidates, young professionals
and artists to conduct research, study or exercise their talents for one
academic year. The award is for motivated candidates who are interested in
conducting research projects with an academic, artistic or non-governmental
Bulgarian institution, independent library or field research, special projects
in the social or life sciences, or a combination of such activities.
Fulbright Bulgaria also offers joint grants with neighboring
Fulbright Joint Research Award
Fulbright Study/Research Award
Joint grants give researchers the opportunity to work on a
cross-country project, spending one semester in Bulgaria and one in Greece or
Romania. These grants are especially suitable for candidates interested in archeology, history and art
history, Balkan studies, trans-border/emigration studies, economics, tourism,
preservation of cultural heritage, political science, social sciences,
classical studies, and the arts. Well-qualified candidates will be considered
at all degree levels and in all fields.
U.S. students without a precise research focus who would like to experience
Bulgaria, Fulbright Bulgaria also offers 30 English
Teaching Assistantships in Bulgarian language high schools.
The 2016-2017 Fulbright U.S.
Student competition is now open. Competition Deadline is October 13, 2015, 5:00
p.m. Eastern Time. To apply, visit http://www.us.fulbrightonline.org.
More information about the Bulgarian Fulbright program
is available at http://www.fulbright.bg/en/p-About-Fulbright-Bulgarian-American-Commission-for-Educational-Exchange-1/