University of South Florida

The Fulbright Postdoctoral Award at the University of South Florida, in honour of President Judy Genshaft, enables qualified UK postdoctoral researchers to pursue research at the university for up to two years.

This Award covers the following research disciplines:​

  • Applied Anthropology
  • Applied Physics
  • Cell, Micro and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Criminology
  • Integrative Biology
  • Marine Science
  • Psychology

The University of South Florida (USF) is a high-impact, global research university located in beautiful Tampa Bay on Florida's spectacular west coast. In addition to being a wonderful place to live, USF is among the top 50 universities, public or private, for US federal research expenditures and is ranked in the top fifteen universities for research patents in the world.

The university is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in the top tier of research universities, a distinction attained by only 2.3% of all U.S. universities.

Grant amount

  • $47,659 per academic year

The majority of the grant is allocated as a postdoctoral salary, with a portion of the grant allocated for providing medical insurance for the grantee.