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,

“Prospective Fulbright participants should be aware that public health conditions, availability of consular services and travel, as well as U.S. institutional operating status and policies may affect their ability to travel to the U.S. and participate in academic programs.”


ETA Best Practices Exchange

Fulbright Czech Republic organizes a virtual meeting of European Fulbright Commission representatives on Wednesday, March 31. The goal is to bring together a larger group of staffers who look after ETAs and/or other grantees to exchange best practices, lessons learned and tips to move forward

The 2022-2023 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is Open!

The competition for the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program for the 2022-2023 academic year is launched. Interested faculty and professionals are encouraged to learn more about these opportunities by visiting the Catalog of Awards. You can also contact us on . We are happy to consult with you

Webinar March 17: Graduate Studies in the USA

16:30-18:00 CET Do you want to continue your studies in the USA? Join our webinar and find out how the admissions process works, get information about scholarships and the Fulbright program, and plan your steps to study your master’s or PhD in the USA. Presenters