Scholar Awards


Applications for 2017-18 are now closed for the majority of awards. Please check the individual award page for more information. 

In this Award category, approximately 36 grants will be offered in the 2017-18 cycle to US academics and professionals to undertake lecturing, research or a combination of the two for a period of three to twelve months.

Scholar Awards are offered in the All-disciplines category, as well as a variety of Partnership Awards (see left) with UK partner universities. Awards are offered at the Scholar, Distinguished Chair and Visiting Professor levels. We encourage applications from early-, mid- and late-career academics and professionals.

Each award page provides details of the award, as well as eligibility and selection criteria, the application process, and timeline. Also available online are profiles of current and past scholars, as well as FAQs about the Fulbright Awards Programme.

Scholar Awards 2017-18

Distinguished Chairs and Visiting Professorships 2017-18