2022-2023 Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program

Deadline: 11:59 PM, November 21, 2021

Ineligibility

  • Persons holding citizenship or permanent residency in both Nepal and the US
  • Scholars who received their doctorate before 2008 and after 2018
  • Scholars with less than three years’ post-doctoral professional experience in Nepal for post-doctoral researchers; artists with less than five years of experience in Nepal and abroad
  • Scholars/artists who have previously held a J visa in the professor or research scholar category are not eligible for sponsorship again in those two categories for a period of 24 months following the program sponsorship end date
  • Local employees of US missions abroad who work for the US Department of State are ineligible for grants during the period of their employment and for one year following the termination of employment; members and staff of the Nepal Fulbright Commission, for a period ending one year after the termination of such employment
  • Immediate families (i.e., spouses and dependent children) of the US Department of State employees and members and staff of the Commission, for a period ending one year after the termination of such employment.  This provision does not disqualify self-supporting members of families living apart from their parents