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    Fulbright-Schuman Postdoctoral Award at the European University Institute (Florence, Italy)

    Offered by Council for International Exchange of Scholars

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Aug 22, 2023
    1 award worth

    $3,147

    Grade level

    Graduate Students

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    September 2024

    Scholarship Overview

    This Fulbright-Schuman Postdoctoral Award is open to Ph.D. and Terminal Degree holders interested in conducting a research project at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy, in the upcoming school year. One American scholar will be chosen to conduct his/her own research through an affiliation with one of the EUI Departments (Economics, History and Civilization, Law, Political and Social Sciences) or the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, which is devoted to interdisciplinary, comparative, and policy research on the major issues on the European integration process. If suitable, the candidate may choose to affiliate with the Max Weber Programme, which is currently the largest international postdoctoral training program in the social sciences. The aim of this program is to provide opportunities for Americans and Europeans to study and conduct research on the transatlantic relationship. To apply, students must submit a Project Statement, a CV or Resume, and two Letters of Recommendation. If you’re an American scholar wanting to conduct studies at the European University Institute, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

    About Council for International Exchange of Scholars

    The Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) was founded as a non-profit organization in 1947 and administered the Fulbright Scholar Program on behalf of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA). The Fulbright Program, the United States government's flagship program of international educational and cultural exchange, offers passionate and accomplished students and scholars in more than 160 countries the opportunity to study, teach, conduct research, exchange ideas, and contribute to mutual understanding.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    Graduate Students

    Citizenship

    U.S. Citizens

    Academic Interest

    European Studies, Law, Social Science, Economics, Political Science, History

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    Essay

    Resume or CV

    Letter of Recommendation

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