Grants for Americans
U.S. Program
Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program (U.S. Scholar – normal track)

For lecturing, curriculum and faculty development, and /or institutional planning at Thai universities – 4-6 months


The 4-6 month Program opens for American scholars and experts from all disciplines for joint activities at Thai higher education institutions. Potential activities may include lecturing, research, or giving consultation on curriculum and faculty development.




Recruitment and selection are made through the Institute of International Education (IIE).

  1. U.S. citizenship – permanent residence is not sufficient.
  2. A Ph.D. or equivalent professional/terminal degree (including the master’s degree, depending on the field) as appropriate. Candidates outside academe (e.g., professionals, artists) need recognized professional standing and substantial professional accomplishments.
  3. College or university teaching awards require experience at the level and in the field specified by the award description.
  4. Foreign language proficiency as specified by the award description or required for the successful completion of the proposed project. (In many areas, lecturing is in English.)
  5. Sound physical and mental health. Grantees are required to submit a Medical History and Examination Report before their grants can be finalized.
  6. The lifetime maximum number of Fulbright Scholar grants is two. That may be calculated either as two Core grants or one Core grant and two short-term (two months or less) grants.
  7. Grants shall not authorize activity for which a license to practice medicine or nursing is required.


Fulbright Scholar Program, Institute of International Education


Fulbright Thailand


Tel: 0 2285 0581-2 Ext. 106