The Student Fulbright Award
Up to 6 graduate study awards plus one Romanian-Bulgarian Fulbright full grant. Awards are open to any field and are for 9 months. The Romanian-Bulgarian Fulbright grant is for 9 months (first 5 months in Bulgaria; the remaining 4 months in Romania). Holders of bachelor's degrees and holders/candidates for higher degrees are accepted.
Fulbright grantees are expected in Bucharest for the orientation program at the beginning of the academic year, which normally begins on October 1.
The standard grant benefits include:
• monthly stipend – $ 1,000 per month
• travel and relocation allowance – $ 3,500
• research, book and incidentals allowance - $ 500
• health insurance for grantees only
Besides and above these amounts, grantees will receive an additional monthly stipend from the Romanian Government, payable in Romanian currency, amounting to 1,810 lei and reimbursement for rent and utilities up to a total of EUR 600 for each grantee or EUR 800 for grantees accompanied by one or more dependents.
The grant is increased by US $100 per month for one accompanying dependent; by US $200 per month for two or more accompanying dependents.
For details and application, visit: http://us.fulbrightonline.org