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.
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.
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