Programs in Turkey: Senior Academic/Faculty
The Fulbright Specialist Program (FSP) facilitates 2-6 week visits by 10 American professors each year to host institutions worldwide in order for them to lecture on various topics relating to Science and Technology. Lecturer activities can include short-term lecturing, seminars, training, and conferences and workshop participation. Both individuals and institutions can apply. In order to become eligible as an individual, applicants must join a Roster of Specialists for a 5 year term. In order to become eligible as an institution, the school must submit project applications.
Agencies Involved: Fulbright Commission, Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
Key Dates: Rolling deadline for Specialist Roster Applications (which is the first step for US citizins to apply for the FSP).
Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program
The Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program sends approximately 800 scholars and professionals per year abroad, where they lecture and/or conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields. Candidates must be U.S. citizens and hold a Ph.D. or equivalent.
Agencies Involved: The Fulbright Program, United States Department of State, the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES)
Key Dates: Application deadline is August 1, 2014.