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).

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.