The Australian-American Fulbright Commission offers highly prestigious Distinguished Chair scholarships to appropriately qualified U.S academics and professionals. These scholarships aim to foster cultural understanding and educational exchange in a wide range of disciplines including public policy, advanced science and technology, health, entrepreneurship and innovation, arts and more.
The Australian-American Fulbright Commission offers Senior Scholar awards for associate professors and appropriately qualified professionals, for research study periods of 3 – 4 months. This award allows applicants to expose their interests in a unique and welcoming environment at an Australian Institution.
The Australian-American Fulbright Commission offers doctorate and graduate opportunities in any field/discipline. These awards support a 8-10 month research/study at an Australian Institution.
This scholarship will enable exceptional U.S. postgraduate students in the fields of environment, public health, social justice or creative and performance arts, to undertake 8 – 10 months research/ study at Western Sydney University.
Open to distinguished academics at the level of associate or full professor, the Distinguished Chair position is to promote collaborative research between faculty in Australia and the United States in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the Australian National University (ANU).
Fulbright U.S. Distinguished Chair in Advanced (Defence) Science and Technology (Sponsored by the DST Group)
The Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Advanced Science & Technology to Australia is aimed at attracting outstanding U.S. researchers to work in Australia in priority areas of research and to lead to ongoing collaborative partnerships between Australia and the U.S. to develop skills and capabilities in emerging fields of science and technology.
The Distinguished Chair (U.S. Research Chair equivalent) enables U.S. full Professors from the United States to undertake research of importance to the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Fulbright U.S. Distinguished Chair in Applied Public Policy (Sponsored by Flinders University and Carnegie Mellon University Australia)
The Distinguished Chair is to conduct collaborative research at both Flinders University and Carnegie Mellon University Australia, and engage in guest lectures or seminars at the advanced undergraduate and postgraduate levels as needed.
The Fulbright Distinguished Chair (Sponsored by the University of Newcastle) will enable an exceptional U.S. associate of full to undertake research at the University of Newcastle in a priority area. This award supports a 5 – 6 month position.
Fulbright U.S. Distinguished Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation (Sponsored by RMIT University)
The role of the Fulbright Distinguished Chair enables exceptional senior scholars (associate or full professor) or professionals from the United States to undertake research and/or practice of importance to RMIT in the area of entrepreneurship and innovation. This position aims to promote collaboration between Australia and the United States to stimulate interest and build capacity in innovation and entrepreneurship.