The Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research (NEXUS) Program is a network of junior scholars, professionals and mid-career applied researchers from the United States and other Western Hemisphere nations participating in a year-long program that includes multi-disciplinary, team-based research, a series of three seminar meetings, and a Fulbright exchange experience.
Program Length10 months
Eligibility and Application OverviewPublic applications are accepted.
Successful candidates will include rising scholars or practitioners active in the academic, public or private sectors that demonstrate outstanding qualifications and a record of experience and accomplishment in an area clearly related to one of the designated research themes.
Applicants must be:
- conducting current research relevant to the program's themes and objectives,
- open to exploring and incorporating comparative, interdisciplinary approaches in their investigations, and
- interested in developing collaborative activities with other Fulbright NEXUS Scholars.
The competition for 2014 is now open. Visit CIES.org to apply.