Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program 2024-25

Visiting Scholar Program deadline- 11:59 PM November 6, 2023

Grant Benefits

Dr. Purna B. Nepali, 2017 Fulbright Visiting Scholar to Brandeis University, visited Fort Valley State University
The selected scholar will receive
  • J-1 visa sponsorship for scholar and dependents
  • J-1 visa compliant health benefits
  • round trip international travel to the U.S., 1 dependent’s flight coverage
  • a stipend to cover living expenses, settling in, dependent’s allowance* and professional development allowances

Additionally, recipients of this award will be invited to participate in Fulbright Scholar Enrichment Activities as well as Fulbright’s Outreach Lecturing Fund. Fellows will join a diverse, active, worldwide network of alumni, including the Fulbright Alumni Association Nepal, who carry the impact of their transformational Fulbright experience far beyond the period of their exchange programs. 

*Dependent: A dependent is defined as any unmarried child under 21 years of age or the spouse. Accompanying dependent must spend at least 80% of the grant period with the grantee abroad.