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Educational Exchange

Fulbright Doctoral and Master’s 2015-2016 are closed

Are you interested in studying in the United States?  Are you a university graduate and/or a teacher or lecturer?  Find out more about the programs available and start preparing for next year.    You MUST have at least 8 semesters of university level studies (including a bachelor’s degree) to apply.  Please see the following links for general information about the programs:

Fulbright Foreign Students Doctoral Scholarships:  http://kabul.usembassy.gov/fd.html

  • Funds 5 years of doctoral study in the U.S.
  • Pursue a doctoral (PhD) degree in Agriculture, Communications, Economics, Education, Engineering, Math, Science or Technology.

Fulbright Foreign Students Graduate Scholarships: http://kabul.usembassy.gov/fulbright.html

  • Funds 2 years of graduate study in the U.S.
  • Pursue a graduate degree in any discipline (MA, MS, MBA/MPA, LLM or similar)

Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship: http://kabul.usembassy.gov/humphrey2.html

  • Also a Fulbright exchange program, but very few people apply!
  • 10-month non-degree program for mid-career professionals
  • Opportunity for both professional training and academic coursework

Foreign Language Teaching Assistantship: http://kabul.usembassy.gov/flta.html

  • Nine-month, non-degree Fulbright program
  • Opportunity for both teaching and studying at U.S. colleges/universities
  • Provides teachers of English, Dari and Pashtu with the opportunity to refine their skills
  • Strengthens eligibility for graduate studies at international institutions and in the Fulbright programs

Afghan Junior Faculty Development Program: http://kabul.usembassy.gov/junior_faculty.html

  • 10 week intensive professional training program at a U.S. university
  • Aims to enhance and broaden the professional skill sets of junior faculty in various fields of study
  • Enables participants to develop language and professional skills
  • Strengthens eligibility for graduate studies at international institutions and in the Fulbright programs

New program information for all programs to be added soon! 
Please check frequently for updates! 

In addition to these programs, we also offer other exchange opportunitiesStay tuned!