Fulbright-Hays Fellowship Applications at Rice University

The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program (DDRA) provides grants to fund individual doctoral students to conduct research in other countries in modern foreign languages and area studies for periods of six to twelve months. This program holds an annual competition. Projects deepen research knowledge on and help the nation develop capability in areas of the world not generally included in U.S. curricula. Projects focusing on Western Europe are not supported.

The Fulbright-Hays Program provides grants to colleges and universities to fund individual doctoral students to conduct research in other countries in modern foreign languages and area studies for periods of six to twelve months. This program holds an annual competition.

Eligibility: Applicants must be a citizen or a non-citizen national of the United States or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence (i.e., possess a currently valid Permanent Resident Card USCIS Form I-551, or other legal verification of such status). Applicants also must be candidates for the PhD degree and have identified a dissertation research project and sponsor(s).

Rice Internal Deadline to Submit to G-5: March 8, 2017 

Application Deadline: March 14, 2017

To learn more about the Fulbright-Hays Fellowship, visit the IEPS Web site at www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsddrap for information, including application deadline, application package, previous fellowships, technical assistance, and program statute and regulations.


Fulbright-Hays Information Session: 

Presenter:


Dr. Kiri Kilpatrick, Associate Director, Graduate Student Development, GPS

Dr. Elizabeth Festa, Associate Director, CWOVC

Date and Time:


Thursday, February 16, 2017

10:00 - 11:00 am

Location: Student Center, 2nd floor conference room

This information session will provide a high-level overview of the Fulbright-Hays Program and will offer helpful tips regarding the application process.

Fulbright-Hays Consultation Services:

Graduate students can request a consultation with a Graduate Fellowship Coach that will assist you with reading the guidelines to prepare competitive, complaint proposals, provide specific feedback and direction on your application and revise advanced drafts. After working with a faculty member in your department to write a draft of your application, you can schedule an appointment to have your application reviewed by a Graduate Fellowship Coach by submitting a request here.

Graduate Fellowship Coaching
Specific feedback and guidance on Fulbright-Hays applications
Dates: February 13 - March 8, 2017
Location: Center for Written, Oral, and Visual Communication (CWOVC), Fondren Library 200 (Graduate Fellowship Coaches will video conference as well)

To request a Graduate Fellowship Coach, please fill out this formPlease, request a Graduate Fellowship Coach by MARCH 1, 2017.