Fulbright Foreign Research Scholarship Program 2018-2019

The State Department of the United States of America and the U.S. Embassy in Bishkek are pleased to announce the 2018-2019 Fulbright Foreign Research Scholarship Program in the Kyrgyz Republic.

Fulbright Foreign Research Scholarship program awards grants to conduct post-doctoral research at U.S. institutions for one semester or one academic year. Applications will be accepted in the following research fields:

  • American Studies
  • Communication and Journalism
  • Economics
  • Business Administration Library
  • Political Science
  • Education
  • Law
  • Religious Studies
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Public Administration
  • History
  • Library Science/Computer Science
  • Sociology and Social Work
  • Environmental Science
  • English as Second Language
  • Management in Agriculture
  • Art Management

Criteria for eligibility:

Applicants must:

  • be citizens of Kyrgyzstan
  • teach at least one course at a university (a certificate from university to be uploaded along with application)
  • hold a Ph.D. in humanities or sciences (Kandidat Nauk or Doctor Nauk degree)
  • be proficient in written and spoken English
  • be able to demonstrate professional aptitude and leadership potential in their field of specialization
  • be able to begin research in the United States in autumn 2018
  • be eligible to receive and maintain a U.S. visa.

On-line Application should be submitted through the updated link, which is to be provided in August 2019.

For more information about the Fulbright Research Program, please contact Public affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy:

Phone: +996 312 597000