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Published on-line at 01:26:00 PM on Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Research Scholar

Expiration at 11:59:59 PM on Monday, January 9th, 2012

Duration of the contract: 12 months (from January 2012 to December 2012)

Five Fulbright grants for research projects hosted by US universities to researchers and professors.

Since 1948, the US-Italy Fulbright Commission has been managing the scholarship program known as the Fulbright Program, named after its creator Sen. J. William Fulbright. The first agreement between the US Government and the Italian Government was signed on December 18, 1948.

For the year 2012, five grants for research projects hosted by US universities have been actived. Two-years-old PhDs, researchers and professors at universities or research centers are allowed to selection. A good knowledge of English as proved by TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) with a minimum score of 72-73 (internet-based), or by IELTS (International Language Testing System) in its Academic format mode with overall score of at least 6.0 are requested.

Research period in U.S. should be from 6 to 9 months long with a grant amount of €9,000.00 to €12,000.00, plus €1,500.00 for travel.

The expiry for the submission of applications is January 9th, 2012.