Fulbright scholarship for graduates, doctoral students and teachers
We invite our master's students, doctoral students, as well as teachers to apply for the open calls published below if they are interested.
- Scholarship for postgraduate research and study in the USA for the academic year 2024 - 2025
- Fulbright Slovak Scholar Program 2024/2025
The Fulbright program is one of the largest and most prestigious international educational exchange programs in the world, which has a significant impact on international relations. This year again, there are open calls for research stays at accredited educational institutions in the USA, which are intended not only for students, doctoral students, but also for teachers. As part of the last admission process, two teachers from the AFAD were among the selected. One of them, Olja Triaška Stefanović (Department of Photography and New Media), completed a residency at prestigious art schools in New York. Kristína G. Rypáková from the Department of Architecture is currently on a research stay at the Harvard Graduate School of Design in Boston.
The deadline for submitting applications is June 30, 2023.
The Fulbright Slovak Student Program is intended for students with a master's degree who want to apply for a master's degree in the USA or who want to do research in the USA as part of their doctoral studies. A study or research stay can last 6 to 9 months.
The scholarship covers a living allowance, tuition fee allowance, return air ticket, visa, basic health insurance and administrative support throughout the stay. Applications can be submitted in all fields of study with the exception of clinical medicine, as well as LL.M. and MBA programs.
If you want to learn more about the details of the program, the requirements for applicants, how to apply, hear the experiences of recent graduates and ask what interests you, register for the informative webinar on May 17, 2023.
Grant for university teachers, researchers and experts from practice.
The deadline for submitting applications
for the academic year 2024-2025 is October 17, 2023.
A 3-6 month grant allows you to conduct research or lecture at any accredited university/research institution in the USA. You can apply in all scientific disciplines except clinical medicine.
What does the grant cover?
Monthly scholarship; return ticket; basic health insurance; allowance for family members; administrative provision of stay and visa to the USA.
For who is the grant intended?
For Slovak citizens / Applicants with completed PhD education or sufficient experience in the field / Applicants with a clear goal of what they will pursue in the USA.
If you want to learn more about the details of the program - what are the criteria for selecting candidates, what does the program cover, how to apply, what to prepare for staying in the USA - register for the webinar below. We will go over all the details of the program and you will have the opportunity to ask the recent graduate and the program coordinator in what you are interested.