Fulbright Thai Visiting Scholar Program (TVS) 2021

Schedule
  • Application Period Jun 22 - Oct 9, 2020 13:00
Description

Fulbright Thailand (Thailand‑United States Educational Foundation) announces its annual competition for Fulbright awards under the Thai Visiting Scholar Program (TVS) which offers grants to senior Thai scholars to lecture, pursue research or undertake special academic-related projects in the United States.

 

Selection will be based on professional qualifications of applicants, and on the quality and significance of their project proposals. Applicants are expected to explore in advance the most appropriate location for their research or lecturing projects and should be able to indicate that the proposed host institutions ‑ universities, archives, institutes, etc. – are prepared to receive the scholars. Project proposals will be considered under a condition that the applicant submits
an official letter of invitation from a U.S. institution along with his/her application.

 

Up to three (3) awards will be offered to university faculty lecturers and researchers in a Thai university or research institution during the 2021 academic year for a period of 3‑6 monthsFunding for this program is through
the Thailand‑United States Educational Foundation under the Fulbright Program, and includes round-trip international travel, monthly stipend, professional allowance, settling-in allowance, health insurance and excess baggage reimbursement. The monthly stipend based on survey data on the city’s relative cost of living. An additional allowance (approximately US$200-350 per month) is given for qualified dependents who accompany the scholar for at least 80 percent of the grant period. Eligible dependents include the legal spouse and children under 21.

 

Please read Program Announcement, Guidelines for Online Application, and Fulbright Plagiarism Policy as attached below, before starting your online application.

 

Important note: applicants are required to submit online application in the system by 1 pm on Friday, October 9, 2020 (Thailand local time and date).

 

For further information, please contact Khun Saithip at 02-285-0581/2 #107 (during the office hours from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm) or tusef@fulbrightthai.org.

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