2019-2020 Fulbright Master’s Degree Fellowships For US Citizens In Israel


The United States–Israel Educational Foundation (USIEF) is inviting applications for the 2019-2020 Fulbright Master’s Degree Fellowships For US Citizens In Israel (October 2019-June 2020). The purpose of the  fellowship is to allow Bachelor’s degree holders to pursue a Masters degree at an Israeli Institute of Higher Education. Interested Israeli citizen should hurry and apply for the fellowship before the clossing date. See details below on how to apply.

2019-2020 Fulbright Master’s Degree Fellowships For US Citizens In Israel

Scholarship Type:

Fellowships are available to pursue Master degree programme.

Field Of study:

Information on the application and degree requirements for each institution is available through their websites, which are linked below):

Tel Aviv University: Only Master’s degrees in the following programs are eligible:

  • MA in Conflict Resolution and Mediation
  • MA in  Social Work Crisis and Trauma Studies
  • MA in Environmental Studies
  • MA in Middle Eastern Studies
  • MA in Security and Diplomacy Studies
  • MA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • International LLM

Scholarship Benefits:

The award covers:

  • Full tuition fees for the MA degree (in the sum of $17,000)
  • A living stipend for the full academic year of $13,100
  • Limited health insurance for the grantee
  • Orientation meetings in the United States (attendance compulsory) and in Israel, and other grantee events during the course of the year

Host Country Of Scholarship:


Number Of Scholarships

Up to 6 grants are eligible.

Country Eligible For The Scholarship:

US citizens are qualified to apply.

Eligibility For The 2019-2020 Fulbright Master’s Degree Fellowships For US Citizens In Israel:

To be eligible for the fellowship, applicants must adhere strictly to the following:

  • Applicants must be a US ntional. Permanent resident status is not sufficient.
  • Individuals already residing in Israel are not eligible to apply for a grant.
  • Holders of Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees may apply for post-graduate student fellowships. Those still engaged in Bachelors degree studies at the time of application are eligible if they will complete their studies and receive their degrees prior to the planned commencement date of their fellowships. Those who have already completed all the requirements for receipt of a doctoral degree by the application deadline are not eligible to request post-graduate student fellowships.
  • Applicants who have not earned a Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent, but who have extensive professional study and/or experience in fields in which they wish to pursue a project, may be considered. In the creative and performing arts, four years of professional study and/or experience meets the basic eligibility requirement.
  • Applicants must be in good health. All applicants selected for a Fulbright grant are required to submit a Medical History and Examination Report before their grants can be activated.
  • Prior conviction or current indictment for a felony may result in disqualification.
  • Must havea good command of English

How To Apply For The Scholarship:

The Post-Graduate Student Program is administered for the Department of State by the Institute of International Education (IIE).  Details on the program and on submission of applications may be found on the IIE website here.

Applicants should submit their applications directly to the Institute of International Education (IIE).  The final date for receipt of at-large applications for 2019/2020 by IIE will be on October 06, 2018.

Applicants who are currently enrolled as students at an institution of higher learning should submit their applications through their college/university. On-campus submission. Deadlines are usually in the first half of September.

Apply now.

For more information on the fellowship, click here.

Application Closing Date:

October 9, 2018

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