Fulbright Program in Ukraine
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Fulbright Program in Ukraine
Institute of International Education ∙ Kyiv Office

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program

Online Application


Prospective Fulbright participants should be aware that public health conditions, availability of consular services and travel, as well as U.S. institutional operating status and policies may affect their ability to travel to the U.S. and participate in academic programs.

The Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program offers research opportunities at U.S. universities and research institutions for scholars, researchers and other professionals. It targets scholars and teaching faculty, who are either teaching at higher education institutions or are affiliated with academic, research, or cultural institutions, including libraries, archives and museums, or with NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations).

Scholar/Professional Status: Academic candidates must have a post-graduate academic degree (Kandydat Nauk, Ph.D., Ph.D. in Arts, Doctor Nauk). Professionals and artists outside academia may be exempt from the requirements to have a third level qualification if they have 7 or more years of professional qualifications and/or experience, recognized professional standing, and substantial accomplishments.

NOTE: Candidates who have resided abroad for five or more consecutive years in the six-year period preceding the date of application are ineligible. In this case, a period of nine months or more during a calendar year is considered to constitute a full year abroad.

Eligible Fields: Humanities and Social Sciences, Hard Sciences, Technology, and Engineering

Category of Grant: Research

Grant/Program Dates or Duration: Three to 9 months

Deadline: October 15, 2024. Applications submitted after 11:59 p.m. on October 15, 2024, will not be considered

2025-2026 Application: https://apply.iie.org/fvsp2025

Instructions for Completing the 2024-2025 Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program Application

Application Components:

NOTE: All required application components, including letters of recommendation, for the 2023-2024 Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program must be complete and submitted via online application by deadline: October 15, 2024. Mandatory Supplemental Form must be printed out, completed, signed, scanned to PDF and emailed to Program Officer Veronica Aleksanych at [email protected] by the application deadline: October 15, 2024.

Review Process and Timeline:

Award Benefits


Fulbright Program Office in Ukraine
[email protected]
Program Officer – Veronica Aleksanych
[email protected]