Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program


Awards in the Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program are viewed as among the most prestigious appointments in the Fulbright Scholar Program. Candidates should be senior scholars and have a significant publication and teaching record.

Program Length

3 months - 1 year

Eligibility and Application Overview

Public applications are accepted.

To participate in the Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program, the applicant must have:

  • a Ph.D. or equivalent professional/terminal degree
  • college or university teaching experience at the level and in the field of the proposed lecturing activity
  • foreign language proficiency as specified in the award description or as required for the completion of the proposed project.

For more information, visit: CIES website

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