The Fulbright Senior Postdoctoral Program for Visiting Scholars

Deadline: November 6th, 2015

The Romanian-U.S. Fulbright Commission announces the annual competition for Fulbright Senior Postdoctoral Awards for Romanian professors, researchers and professionals who have a doctoral degree or equivalent (certified). Grants are available for conducting research and/or teaching in the U.S. universities.

The Fulbright Senior Postdoctoral program provides international travel, accident/sickness insurance and a monthly stipend covering accommodation and living expenses.

Application deadline: November 6th, 2015.

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Teaching Opportunities at US Academic Institutions for Visiting Scholars

The Fulbright Scholar in Residence (SIR) program ( offers opportunities to non-U.S. visiting scholars from different countries, including Romania, to teach at U.S. colleges and universities for one or both semesters. The U.S. institutions of higher education (e.g. historically Black colleges and universities, Hispanic-serving institutions, tribal colleges, community colleges, small liberal-arts institutions) intending to invite a Romanian scholar should submit proposals to the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) in Washington D.C., by October 15, 2015.

The Romanian scholars interested in the Fulbright SIR program are encouraged to get in touch individually with the respective US universities and colleges, in order to investigate possibilities of affiliation. Communication with these US universities and colleges will be an initiative carried out by the Romanian scholar exclusively. A list of the recent SIR awarded US institutions is available at: