The U.S. Department of Education is offering dissertation fellowships for research abroad for students who are specializing in modern foreign languages and area studies. A research project that focuses on one or more of the following areas: Africa, East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands, South Asia, the Near East, East Central Europe and Eurasia, and the Western Hemisphere (Canada, Central and South America, Mexico and the Carribbean). Please note that applications that propose projects focused on Western Europe will not be funded.
The notice of the Fulbright-Hays Dissertation Award is posted on the Department of Education's website: http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsddrap/index.html
Applications will be available on October 10, 2006 on website: http://e-grants.ed.gov