Open Awards For Canadian Students and Scholars

Fulbright Canada is now accepting applications for our core Canadian Scholar and Canadian Student competitions!  Awards are granted to Canadian scholars and students to undertake a program of residential exchange in the United States. These awards are meant to support research, degree programs, and teaching opportunities in the United States.

Opens: May 15th, 2016

Closes: November 15th, 2016 at 5pm EST


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Dr. Boxin Zhao, Chemical Engineering professor at the University of Waterloo, 2015-16 Visiting Research Chair at the University of California – Santa Barbara

Fulbright Canada awards support exceptional scholars and established independent researchers.  Apply now to various openings in the Fulbright Visiting Research Chairs Program (US$25,000 per academic semester) and the Traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards Program(US$12,500 per academic semester).

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Julia Whidden, Acadia University alumna, 2015-16 Fulbright Student at the University of Miami


Fulbright Canada awards also support exceptional graduate students and early career independent researchers. Apply now to the Traditional Fulbright Student Awards Program (US$15,000 per academic semester) or the Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program (US$800 per month, plus tuition, room & board).

Fulbright Canada has been promoting cross-cultural academic exchange for 25 years. Our innovative programs in the arts, humanities, and sciences that have allowed scholars and students to experience life-changing cultural learning and engage in networking and professional development opportunities.

Please consult our website for further details on the programs and eligibility requirements. Also, explore the Fulbright Canada blog to learn first-hand how exceptional Fulbrighters describe their experiences.

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