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ROME - 27 Luglio 2016
Fulbright Scholar Program for US citizens
The Fulbright Scholar Program offers US scholars in all academic ranks, the opportunity to lecture and conduct research at universities and research centres of Southern Italy during the academic year 2017/2018.
In addition to being a prestigious academic exchange program, the Fulbright Scholar Program's primary purpose is as a public diplomacy initiative sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and is designed to expand and strengthen the relationships between the people of the United States and citizens of the rest of the world. In Italy, the initiative is promoted by Foundation WITH THE SOUTH aiming to promote the development of the South of Italy by attracting brains for the scientific research.
The Fulbright Scholar Program offers four grants, whose length can be from five to six months, in one of the 23 universities located in the six Regions in the South of Italy: Campania, Puglia, Calabria, Sardegna, Basilicata or Sicilia. The deadline to apply is 1st of August.
The aim of this award is promoting a better knowledge of the South of Italy and promoting knowledge exchange and research in South related issues at universities in the South of Italy.