Deadline: December 1, 2023 12:00 CET| Apply here
Dates: September 1 - November 30, 2024
Eligibility: post-doctoral researchers, professors, and professionals who are citizens in a NATO member country (excluding the U.S.)
Location: the United States
Fulbright-NATO Security Studies Award 2024
As part of the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program, the Fulbright-NATO Security Studies Award aims to foster awareness and understanding of NATO and to increase the level of debate on peace, security, and defense-related issues.
Who should apply?
Fulbright-NATO Security Studies Award funds post-doctoral researchers, professors, and professionals to conduct research and/or lecture at a U.S. institution for a period of three months.
It supports fields of study with a connection to NATO, including but not limited to cybersecurity, military history, nuclear disarmament, and non-proliferation, peace and security, security studies, and transatlantic studies.
Applicants must present a letter of affiliation from an accredited university or non-profit research institution and must demonstrate in their Project Statement that their proposed research/course is relevant to NATO.
The Commission is looking for candidates who will have a multiplier effect within their communities and who wish to ultimately return to their home country to share their newfound knowledge and experience after their grant has ended.
Benefits of applying
The primary goal of this award is to foster awareness and understanding of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and to increase the level of debate on peace, security, and defense-related issues at institutions of higher education in the United States and Europe.
Successful applicants will receive:
- Scholarship of 9,000 euro for 3 months
- J-1 visa sponsorship
- Pre-departure support
- Travel stipend of 2,000 euro
- Health benefit plan
- In-country programming
- Prestigious title and access to alumni network
Candidates are responsible for arranging affiliation on their own with an accredited U.S. university or non-profit research institution (e.g. research institutions or facilities, think tanks).
Interested in applying for the Fulbright-NATO Security Studies Award 2024? Register your participation by following the registration link and taking the suggested steps.