Apply for Fulbright Scholar Fellowship Program for Academic Year 2020-2021!


Fulbright Scholar Fellowship Program for Academic Year 2020-21

Application Deadline: October 1, 2019.

The Fulbright Program is sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State and administered under policy guidelines established by the William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

The Fulbright Scholar Program offers grants for Lithuanian scientists, research scholars and university lecturers for up to nine months in exact sciences, and up to six months in social sciences and humanities who intend to research and/or lecture at U.S. universities in any field.

Eligibility requirements for all applicants:

  • you must be a citizen of Lithuania;
  • you must live and work in Lithuania at the time of application and during the affiliation period;
  • you must possess a doctoral degree or equivalent professional experience;
  • you must have a clearly defined statement of proposed activities for research or conducting lectures; and
  • you must be proficient in English as appropriate for the proposed lectures or research project.

We prefer that you include in your application a letter of invitation from a U.S. college or university. Three letters of recommendation are required.

Applications are available on-line at

Application Deadline: October 1, 2019.

Instructions attached (press here). For more information on the program please feel free to contact the U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section at +370 5 266 5430, or e-mail Rasa Baukuvienė at