Fulbright Scholarships

Fulbright Distinguished Scholars Program

Fulbright Distinguished Chair Awards are viewed as among the most prestigious appointments in the Fulbright Scholar Program.

The Czech Republic with four Distinguished Chair positions (up to eight awards) belongs to countries which all together offer approximately 40 Distinguished Chair Awards.

The Candidates for Distinguished Chair award should be eminent scholars and have a significant publication and teaching record.

Find please detailed information about the Awards at the CIES website.

Deadline for Distinguished Chair Awards is September 16 for the following academic year. In exceptional cases the deadline can be subject to minor adjustment.

  1. Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague
    Length of the grant is 3-10 months
  2. Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University, Brno
    Length of the grant is 3-4 months
  3. Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Technical University, Prague
    Length of the grant is 3-10 months
  4. Faculty of Arts, Palacký University, Olomouc
    Length of the grant is 4-10 months

Consult please your application with Hana Ripkova, ripkova@fulbright.cz


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