Fulbright Scholarships

Fulbright Distinguished Scholars Program

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

The Czech Republic with five Distinguished Scholar positions belongs to countries which all together offer approximately 40 Distinguished Scholar Awards.

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

Find please detailed information about the Awards in the Catalogue of Fulbright Awards


Deadline for Distinguished Scholar Awards is September 15 for the following academic year. In exceptional cases the deadline can be subject to minor adjustment.

  1. Charles University, location mainly in Prague (depending on particular School)
    Length of the grant is 3-10 months
  2. Masaryk University, Brno
    Length of the grant is 3-4 months
  3. Czech Technical Universitylocation mainly in Prague (depending on particular School)
    Length of the grant is 3-10 months
  4. Palacký University, Olomouc
    Length of the grant is 3-4 months
  5. CERGE-IE, Charles University, Prague
    Length of the grant is 3-4 months

Consult please your application with  Kateřina Kloubová



New Cycle 2025-2026 Coming Soon

At the J. W. Fulbright Commission in the Czech Republic we are currently administering selections of candidates for the academic year 2024-2025. It is a great pleasure to read all the applications. We will be announcing our new cycle of applications 2025-2026 starting April 1st,

Ukraine: War and Resistance

The Czech Fulbright Commission and the Czech Technical University in Prague, together with Fulbright Academic Exchange Program in Ukraine, the Institute of International Education Kyiv Office, invite you to the opening of a photo exhibition Ukraine: War and Resistance January 10, 2024 at 4 pm

Holiday Opening Times

The office is open till December 22, closed for holidays December 23 – 26. And we close again December 29 – January 1, 2024. We are looking forward to meeting with you from January 2, 2024 again. Have a smooth end of the year ad