Fulbright Egyptian Student Program 2021-2022 for Professional Artists (Fully-funded)

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Fulbright Egyptian Student Program 2021-2022 for Professional Artists (Fully-funded), Applications are open for the Fulbright Egyptian Student Program 2021-2022 for Professional Artists. The program provides fully-funded grants for professional artists who wish to conduct field research and/or attend master classes for six to nine months in the U.S.

The scholarships are available in the following fields:

  • Applied Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Performing Arts

Grants

The scholarship grant provides the following:

  • Travel Allowance
  • Stipend
  • Health benefits coverage
  • Research and courses fees
  • Other allowances

Eligibility

  • Egyptian citizenship. Holders of U.S. green cards and/or passports are ineligible.
  • Applicants must be residing in Egypt throughout the application, selection, placement, and pre-departure processes.
  • Have a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Applicants must prove participation in at least three post-graduate artistic activities or exhibitions
  • Applicants have to successfully complete all the steps of the application, assessment, and selection process and successfully finalize all required procedures.
  • The following persons and their immediate family members (i.e. spouses and children) are ineligible to apply during and for a period ending one year following the termination of such employment: employees of the U.S. Department of State; local employees of the U.S. missions abroad who work for the U.S. Department of State and/or the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID); employees at organizations implementing exchange programs for the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the Department of State; as well as Board Members or staff of a Fulbright Commission or their families (up to fourth kin).

Application

Please carefully read the Application Guidelines accessible here

The following are required documents:

  • Online Application
  • Copies of certificates and transcripts for all post-secondary degrees in English
  • Three Recommendation Letters
  • Proof of participation in at least three post-graduate artistic activities or exhibitions (Portfolio)
  • Scanned copy of the original valid National ID
  • Scanned copies of any previous U.S. J1 or J2 visas (if applicable)

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For more information, visit Fulbright Egyptian Student Program.

Deadline: July 18, 2020