Fulbright-NUI Scholar Award

At a glance

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  • You must be an NUI graduate to be eligible for this scholarship
  • Questions about this scholarship can be directed to awards@nui.ie


The Fulbright Commission and the National University of Ireland are delighted to offer a new post-doctoral level scholar award for early career researchers to enable them to complete post-doctoral or professional research or lecturing in the United States for a period ranging from a minimum of three months to a maximum of 12 months.

Applicants must be NUI graduates and holders of either

  • (i) a PhD or
  • (ii) a Post-Doctoral Fellowship awarded in a constituent university (UCD, UCC, NUI Galway, Maynooth University) or other NUI member institution no earlier than 5 years previously, i.e. 2015.

The Fulbright Awards Competition will re-open for applications in August 2020.


To find out more, visit: http://www.nui.ie/awards/PostDoctoralFellowships/#Fulbright


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