Opportunities and Exchanges

Fulbright Foreign Student Program
The Fulbright Foreign Student Program offers two different Fulbright Graduate scholarships for Tunisian students. One provides successful candidates with a maximum of two years’ funding toward a master’s degree. The other provides graduate-level students enrolled in doctoral programs the opportunity to conduct research in U.S. Institutions of Higher Education for one academic year in the context of cultural and academic exchange.   Application deadline is May 30, 2018.

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program
The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program is a prestigious yearlong exchange in the United States for young and mid-career professionals with a proven track record of leadership, a commitment to public service, and potential for professional advancement. Application deadline is July 20, 2018.

The Fulbright Specialist Program 
Fulbright Specialist Program offers non-U.S. institutions the opportunity to host American academics or professionals to build expertise in a specific area.  The program strengthens linkages ties between the host institution and the Fulbright Specialist’s home institution in the United States.  Prospective host institutions must submit, no later than August 31, 2018.

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA)
The U.S. Embassy in Tunisia is pleased to announce the availability of Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) scholarships for young educators to teach Arabic and study in the United States in academic year 2019-2020. Application deadline is September 1, 2018.

The Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program
The Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program brings accomplished Tunisian scholars to the United States to conduct advanced research, lecture, or pursue combined lecturing and research at a U.S. university for a period of up to one academic year. Application deadline is December 1, 2018.

Notice of Funding Opportunity
The Public Affairs Office (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Tunisia offers limited funding opportunities for small programs, projects and activities that advance the Section’s established mission and goals.  Click here for more information.