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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 Awards

Accepted Degree Levels
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
Grant Period
Spring Start
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 Period
Spring Start

Grant Length: 9 months.

Grantees must arrive in late February or early March 2023, as most institutions are closed in January. The grant period starts with an arrival orientation organized by the Fulbright Commission. Attendance at the orientation program is required for all grantees.

Orientation
In-Country Orientation

Mandatory. 

Early to mid-March 2023.

Virtual pre-departure activities, including webinars, will be offered by the Commission during the fall of 2022 to provide information about Argentina, cultural adjustment issues, obtaining visas, health insurance, grant payments, etc.

Candidate Profile

Bachelor's candidates should have at least one year of post-graduation professional experience at the time of application.

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
Letter recommended at deadline

All applicants are expected 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.

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

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.

Most universities in Argentina do not charge tuition/fees.  However, if your proposed host institution requires tuition/fees, please contact the Fulbright Commission to request further information.

Eligibility

Dual citizens of this country are eligible

Residency in host country permitted in year prior to grant

Dependents
Dependent support is not available
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