Fulbright-Université Paris-Saclay Doctoral Research Awards

Up to three awards are offered to students enrolled in a doctoral program in the United States to pursue research for their thesis at Université Paris-Saclay.

Fulbright-Université Paris-Saclay Doctoral Research Awards

Up to three awards are offered to students enrolled in a doctoral program in the United States to pursue research for their thesis at Université Paris-Saclay. Candidates may carry out research projects in any of the disciplines represented at Université Paris-Saclay.

The grant period will be from September 1 to June 30.

 

Awards

The successful candidates will be awarded €1 600 per month and a full tuition waiver, as well as €1 200 travel allowance.

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  • Grantees will be required to attend a mandatory 1- to 2-day in-country orientation in late September or early October, and a 2-day mid-year conference in February (organized by the Fulbright Commission in France).

 

Candidate profile

The candidate must be a doctoral candidate in the United States. Candidates residing in France at the time of application are not eligible for consideration.

It is the applicant's responsibility to secure affiliation with an institution or research unit attached to Université Paris-Saclay. A letter of affiliation should be submitted with the application.

French language proficiency is recommended if it is necessary to complete the project. In the Fulbright online application, applicants should include the Language Self-Evaluation and a Foreign Language Evaluation by a professional language instructor in relation to their language proficiency.

 

Application process

Interested candidates must apply to the Fulbright Student Program through the International Institute of Education (IIE) (https://us.fulbrightonline.org/) and select Université Paris-Saclay Doctoral Research Award from the Award Name drop-down menu.

 

Deadline for applications

  • 13 October 2020
  • The grant period will be from September 1 to June 30.

 

Contacts

For more information, please visit Fulbright's website or download the flyer:

 

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