The Fulbright Scholarship program is the largest and one of the most prestigious educational scholarship programs in the world.
The Australian Program was established in 1949 through the first treaty ever signed between Australia and the USA, and it is co-chaired by the Australian Prime Minister and USA Ambassador to Australia.
Valued at up to A$34 000 this new scholarship supports an American citizen to undertake 8-12 months postgraduate research in Australia working on a project within the CSIRO National Research Flagships program.
The CSIRO National Research Flagships focus on addressing major national challenges and opportunities through long term, multidisciplinary, collaborative research with an emphasis on the widespread adoption of research outcomes.
CSIRO has over 6 000 staff working on outcome-focused scientific research to benefit industries, communities and the environment. The USA has long been CSIRO’s most important international partner.
How to apply
Applications for this scholarship are through the normal USA postgraduate application processes via USA universities, or through the Institute of International Education (IIE) [external link].
Applications close in the USA between early September to late October (check with the specific USA university or IIE).
For further information about this scholarship visit below link.
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