U.S. Scholar Programs

UC Davis faculty have been active participants in the Fulbright US Scholar Program over the years, visiting many countries from Mexico to Australia. There are a variety of programs available from the traditional Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program to the Fulbright Senior Specialists Program.

For a full list of programs, visit: https://www.cies.org/programs.

Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

The Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program provides approximately 800 teaching and/or research grants to U.S. faculty and experienced professionals in a wide variety of academic and professional fields. Grants are available in over 125 countries worldwide.

Visit the Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program page for details. 

Fulbright Distinguished Chair Awards

The Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program comprises approximately forty distinguished lecturing, distinguished research and distinguished lecturing/research awards ranging from three to 12 months. Awards in the Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program are viewed as among the most prestigious appointments in the Fulbright Scholar Program. Candidates should be eminent scholars and have a significant publication and teaching record.

Visit the Fulbright Distinguished Chair Awards page for details. 

Fulbright International Education Administrators Program (IEA)

The International Education Administrators (IEA) seminars help U.S. international education professionals and senior higher education officials create empowering connections with the societal, cultural and higher education systems of other countries. Grantees have the opportunity to learn about the host country’s education system as well as establish networks of U.S. and international colleagues. Grantees return with enhanced ability to serve and encourage international students and prospective study-abroad students.

Visit the Fulbright International Education Administrators Program page for further information.