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Current U.S. Student

United States citizens who are currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs are eligible to apply. All applicants enrolled in U.S institutions must apply through their home campuses. Find the Fulbright Program Adviser on your campus.

If you are an undergraduate student, you are eligible to apply in the fall of your senior year.  If you are a graduate student, you are eligible as long as you will not have a PhD degree by the application deadline.

U.S. Citizen but not a Student

If you are a U.S. citizen, will hold a bachelor’s degree by the award start date, and do not have a PhD degree, then you are eligible to apply. Non-enrolled applicant should have relatively limited professional experience in the fields (typically 7 years or less) in which they are applying. Candidates with more experience should consider applying for the Fulbright Scholar Program.

The Getting Started page will provide information on eligibility and next steps.

Artist

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program welcomes applications in the creative and performing arts. Arts candidates for the U.S. Student Program should have relatively limited professional experience in the fields (typically 7 years or less) in which they are applying. Artists with more experience should consider applying for the Fulbright Scholar Program.

Creative & Performing Arts projects fall under the Study/Research grant category and are available in all countries where Study/Research grants are offered. 

FPA

U.S. Professor/Administrator

If you are a U.S. citizen and a professor or administrator at a U.S. institution and are interested in applying for a Fulbright Scholar Award, you will need to apply through CIES.

To support your students in applying for a U.S. Student Program award, please connect with the Fulbright Program Adviser at your institution.

Non U.S. Citizens

If you are a non-U.S. citizen interested in applying for a Fulbright Award to the United States, you will need to apply through the Fulbright Commission or U.S. Embassy in your home country. Find out more information on the Fulbright Visiting Scholar or Student Program.

Argentina

7 Open Study/Research Award

Accepted Degree Levels
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral
Grant Period
March Start
Grant Length
9 Months
Award Type
Open Study/Research
Award Profile

Projects in all disciplines are welcome. The Fulbright Commission in Argentina encourages applications for study/research outside of the city of Buenos Aires.

Grant Length
9 Months
Grant Period
March Start

Grant Length: 9 months.

Grantees must arrive in late February or early March 2024. 

Orientation
Pre-Departure and In-Country Orientation

Participation is mandatory. 

Late February through mid-March 2024.

Virtual pre-departure activities, including webinars, will be offered by the Commission during the fall of 2023 to provide information about Argentina, cultural adjustment issues, obtaining visas, health insurance, grant payments, etc.

The grant period then starts with an arrival orientation organized by the Fulbright Commission. Attendance at the orientation programs is required for all grantees.

Candidate Profile

It is preferred that bachelor’s level candidates have at least one year of post-graduate professional experience at the time of application.

Eligibility
Dual citizens of this country are NOT eligible
Residency in host country NOT permitted in year prior to grant
Indicate how many months is considered residency:
12 Months
Candidates who have lived at least five of the last ten years in the United States, prior to applying for the scholarship, are preferred.
Accepted Degree Levels
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral
Foreign Language Proficiency
Required - Intermediate

Additional Information: Higher level proficiency may be necessary depending on the requirements of the proposed project. Applicants should discuss plans for language study between the time of application and the commencement of the grant on Application Form: Language Self-Evaluation. A Foreign Language Evaluation by a college level Spanish language instructor is required.

Fulbright Proposal Types
Independent Study/Research:
Yes
Graduate Degree Enrollment:
Yes
Affiliation
Independent Study/Research:
Letter required for independent study or research at deadline
Graduate Degree Enrollment:
Letter should not be sought

All applicants are required to secure an affiliation with an academic institution, research institute, or other appropriate organization. It is recommended that recent graduates and students working toward a master's degree establish an affiliation with an academic institution for coursework or research support.

For independent research projects, a letter of affiliation is required at the deadline. Degree seeking candidates are not required to have secured an affiliation or provide a letter of invitation at the time of application. Degree seeking Finalists must provide a letter of acceptance to the degree program prior to the Fulbright grant start.

Information on Argentine universities is available for public institutions here and for private institutions here.

The Fulbright Commission in Argentina encourages applications for study/research outside of the city of Buenos Aires.

Affiliation Fees/Tuition
Affilitation Fees/Tuition offered at discretion of host university/Award

Applicants may enroll in a graduate degree program at a university in Argentina and propose a specific project as part of their Argentine graduate program. Formal enrollment candidates must apply directly to Argentine graduate programs simultaneously with the application for a Fulbright grant. Fulbright Argentina is not involved in university admissions. The award is provided for one nine-month academic year period only and extensions will not be considered.

Public universities in Argentina do not charge tuition/fees at the undergraduate level.  At the graduate level, candidates will be required to pay tuition/fees. Please contact the Fulbright Commission to request further information.

Housing Arrangements

Applicants will be responsible for securing their own housing. The Fulbright Commission in Argentina may provide additional resources upon request.

Dependents
Dependent financial support is NOT available
Fulbright Program Management Contact
Fulbright Commission/U.S. Embassy Website
Fulbright Commission/U.S. Embassy Contact
mginsz@fulbright.com.ar