Fulbright is the flagship scholarship 2021 program of the U.S. Department of State. The Fulbright-HEC PhD scholarship is funded by the Government of Pakistan and managed by the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) under Fulbright policies and regulations. The last date for submission of application is 9th June, 2021.
USEFP Fulbright Scholarship 2021-22
The Fulbright scholarship funds graduate study in the United States for a Master’s or PhD degree, including tuition required textbooks airfare, a living stipend, and health insurance. USEFP also assists with the visa process. Pakistani Fullbrighters are studying at universities all over the United States.
Fulbright Scholarships 2021 Eligilbity Criteria
Pakistani citizens with strong academic histories residing in Pakistan and committed to returning and serving Pakistan are welcome to apply. All disciplines are eligible except clinical medicine, People in the fields of energy, water, agriculture, public health education, social sciences, journalism and mass communication arts and culture management including heritage conservation and museum studies, urban and regional planning environmental science/studies, security/peace studies and data science are strongly encouraged to apply.
Eligible Master’s applicants will have a four-year Bachelor’s degree or a Bachelor’s and Master’s combination (16 years of formal education) and PhD applicants will have Master’s M.Phil, or a comparable degree (18 years of formal education) from an accredited university.
The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for all applicants.
Applicants should be prepared to complete grants without accompanying dependents, if need be.
How To Apply For Fulbright Scholarships 2021-22
For more information on eligibility, and to download an application form, visit www.usefp.org for all applicants. Complete application with all the required documents must be submitted online. Paper applications will not be considered.
The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) will be required from all the selected candidates.
Women, people with disabilities, and individuals from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, AJK, Gilgit-Baltistan, Balochistan, Northern Sindh and Southern Punjab are highly encouraged to apply. Plagiarism and misrepresentation in an application will lead to disqualification at any stage of the program.