The Fulbright Grant is specially offered any eligible students from European Union member country including Belgium and Luxembourg. This grant aims to help students who will study on graduate level and pre-doctoral and postdoctoral research at an accredited U.S. institution for a period between three months and one year. Up to $30,000 will be awarded to the successful applicants of this grant. Interested candidates of this grant must complete application before December 1st, 2014.
The Commission for Educational Exchange between Belgium, Luxembourg, and the U.S. is now offering Fulbright award competition for Belgium, Luxembourg, and Schuma. Please note that this year’s competition deadline is several months in advance from last year’s. Commission will nominate between 15 and 20 Belgian students, between 12-14 Belgian and Luxembourgish scholars, between 10 and 12 Schuman Scholars, and between 5 and 7 Schuman students.
Value of the Grant
This Grant will range from $2,000 to $30,000 and will be based on merit and financial aid.
Level and Area of Studies
Graduate level as well as pre-doctoral and postdoctoral research in any academic subjects.
Place of Study: at any an accredited U.S. institution.
Eligibility and Criteria
For Belgium and Luxembourgian citizens: Applicants who will travel to the United States without a Ph.D. are placed in the “Student” category and are required to remain in the U.S. for a minimum of six months; Applicants who will have a Ph.D. by their time of departure are placed in the “Research” category and may remain for a minimum of three months.
For EU citizens: Proficiency in English and a minimum of three months experience in two or more Member States is required. Preference will be given to candidates with two years of relevant professional or academic experience beyond the Bachelor’s degree. EU professionals and professionals in training (decision-makers, policy-makers, individuals in industry, the media, politics, academia, and public administration) are encouraged to apply.
Belgium and Luxembourgian and EU citizens may apply this grant.
The award must be applied online. Please visit the application link below to apply.
December 1st, 2014.
Website and Application Link