Applications are now open for the Fulbright degree program 2021 in the United States of America funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). USEFP also assists with the visa process. Fulbright is the flagship scholarship program of the U.S. Department of State.
The Fulbright degree program offers Masters and Ph.D. programs. The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan is also collaborating with the Fulbright Program to fund 25 Ph.D. scholarships each year for the next five years.
This year applications will be accepted without a GRE score report. You may be required to take the GRE or another English language test at a later date or before placement if you are selected.
The deadline has been extended from July 15, 2020, to July 22, 2020.
Fulbright Scholar Fully Funded MS Ph.D. level Degree Program 2020 – 2021 Details
Host Country: United States of America
Number of Scholarships: 150
Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
Programs Offered: Master’s and PhD
Deadline: July 22, 2020
Computer and a settling allowance
Pakistani citizens, residing and working in Pakistan, with strong academic histories in all disciplines except clinical medicine, are welcome to apply.
A minimum CGPA of 3.5 is required for applicants in the fields of Pure Sciences, Management, Public Policy, Engineering, Technology, Finance, Business and economics, and a minimum CGPA of 3 for all other fields.
- Persons with a dual U.S./Pakistan nationality or those having a spouse, parent, fiancé, or child over 18 years of age who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
- Employees of the Fulbright organization or the U.S. Department of State and their spouses, fiancés, siblings, dependents, children, and parents. For programs funded by their agencies, employees of USAID or the HEC and their spouses, fiancés, siblings, dependents, children, and parents.
- As a general matter, preference for Fulbright student opportunities will be given to candidates who have not previously received a Fulbright student grant.
- Persons already studying in the U.S. or on a work/residence visa in any country.
How to apply for Full Bright Scholar Fully Funded MS Ph.D. level Degree Program 2020 – 2021
A complete application package includes:
- An application form
- Three reference letters
Scanned transcripts, including an explanation of the grading scale of the university issuing the degree, should be uploaded. Please note that HEC-attested documents are preferable with the application but degree and transcripts attested by the issuing authority will be accepted at the time of application.