About the Fulbright
Fulbright is the flagship scholarship 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 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 Fulbrighters are studying at universities all over the United States.
Pakistani citizens with strong academic histories,residing (throughout the process) in Pakistan and committed to returning and serving Pakistan are welcome 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.
- Social Sciences
For more information on eligibility and to download an application form, visit www.usefp.orgComplete application with all the required documents must be submitted online. Paper applications will not be considered.
The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for all applicants.
The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) will be required for all the selected candidates.
Applicants should be prepared to complete grants without accompanying dependents, if need be Women, people with disabilities, and individuals from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, AJK, Gilgit-Baltistan, Balochistan, Northern Sindh and Southern Punjab are highly encouraged to apply.Plagiarism in an application will lead to disqualification at any stage of the program.
The last date to apply for the Fulbright scholarship is May 11, 2022