Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research (NEXUS) Program


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 two-year-long program that includes multi-disciplinary, team-based research, a series of three seminar meetings, and a Fulbright exchange experience.

Program Length

10 months

Eligibility and Application Overview

Public 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.

Full list of eligibility requirements.

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Country-Specific Information

Council for International Exchange of Scholars
1400 K Street NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202.686.4000
Fax: 202-686-4029
Email: FulbrightNEXUS@iie.org

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