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San Diego State University

Office of International Programs

Hosting a Fulbright scholar at SDSU

There are several opportunities to host Fulbright visiting scholars. Professors that are planning to host a Fulbright scholar are responsible for assisting the scholar upon their arrival in San Diego. Housing and transit information may be found in the OIP Visiting Scholars pages.

 

Opportunities 

Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence (SIR)

The SIR program allows U.S. universities to host foreign scholars to lecture for a semester or academic year. Preference is given to institutions developing an international agenda or serving minority audiences. Approximately 50 grants are awarded annually.

 

Grant Duration:

A semester to full academic year. 

2017-2018 Proposal Deadlines:
October 17, 2016

 

General Information | Building a proposal | Guidelines | Timeline | Application

 

Outreach Lecturing Fund

This fund allows visiting scholars to share their research interests, collaborate with U.S. students, faculty, and community organizations, speak about the history and culture of their countries, and create linkages between their home and host institutions.

General Information | Application | Visiting scholar list | FAQs

 

Faculty development programs 

These ten week programs brings junior scholars to the United States for faculty development, mentoring, and cultural exchange in order to build the capacity of educational institutions in their home countries and foster long-term communication.


Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program for Iraq

Afghanistan Junior Faculty Development Program

Contact

Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES)

1400 K Street, NW, Suite 700

Washington, DC 20005

Telephone: (202) 686-4000

Website: www.cies.org

Programs for U.S. Institutions