Fulbright Competition for Research Chairs is now open for 2020-21

The 2020-2021 Fulbright Canadian Research Chair Program is accepting applications from academics and professionals through November 15th, 2019.

Fulbright Scholars are selected for their academic merit, leadership potential and interest in engaging with international scholars and communities.

Please note that the entire financial support is provided to the Chairholder, applicants can take these awards either during a sabbatical or a regular academic year.

These grants support research with colleagues at institutions across the US. See the opportunities below:

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Canadian Studies- Michigan State University– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Distinguished Chair in Québec Studies– State University of New York College at Plattsburgh– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Social Sciences- University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Distinguished Chair in International Area Studies- Yale University– US$50,000 for 8 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair inAboriginal Indigenous Cultures, Sovereignties, and Languages– University of Arizona– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in the Humanities and Social Sciences– The Citadel- US$25,000 for 9 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Arctic Studies– University of Washington– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Arctic Studies– Dartmouth College– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Climate Change, Air Quality, and Atmospheric Chemistry– University of California, Irvine– US$25,000 for 5 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Public Health Johns Hopkins University– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Computers, Science, and Engineering– Florida Polytechnic University- US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Science–  Illinois Institute of Technology– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair– University of California, Santa Barbara– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair– Vanderbilt University– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Military Social Work– University of Southern California– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Peace and War Studies– Norwich University– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Policy Studies– University of Texas at Austin– US$25,000 for 4 months

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Public Diplomacy– University of Southern California– US$25,000 for 4 months 

Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Canada-U.S. Relations– Johns Hopkins University– US$25,000 for 4 months

Eligibility for these awards, require the candidate to meet the minimum requirements mentioned below:

  • Have Canadian citizenship (Permanent residence is not sufficient).
  • Hold a PhD or equivalent professional/terminal degree as appropriate.
  • Be proficient in English.
  • Applications accepted until November 15, 2019
  • For a more comprehensive overview of the application process, please access this link.