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1 Open Study/Research Award

Accepted Degree Levels
Master's
Doctoral
Grant Period
10 Months
PDO
Mandatory
Grant Period

10 Months

Grantees begin in September 2019, subject to the approval of the U.S. Consulate in Hong Kong.

Pre-Departure Orientation

Mandatory

All grantees are required to attend a pre-departure orientation in Washington, D.C. in the summer of 2019 as a condition of their grants.

Candidate Profile

Applicants must be in a degree seeking program in the U.S.

Accepted Degree Levels

Master's

Doctoral

Foreign Language Proficiency

Not Required

Fulbright Proposal Types

Independent Study/Research: Yes

Graduate Degree Enrollment: No

Affiliation

Candidates will affiliate with Hong Kong universities. Applicants should identify appropriate host institutions for their projects and include affiliation letters with their Fulbright applications. The U.S. Consulate in Hong Kong will assist with facilitating the affiliations for candidates who have been officially awarded grants.

Ineligibility

Candidates currently residing in China, Hong Kong or Macau (or those who will be living there during the 2018-2019 academic year) will not be considered.

Dependents

Dependent support is not available

Fulbright Commission/U.S. Embassy Website

http://hongkong.usconsulate.gov

Fulbright Commission/U.S. Embassy Contact

Public Affairs Section