Fulbright grants for agricultural science lectures in Hungary

The Fulbright program accepts applications at various times throughout the year for a variety of long and short programs abroad. At the present time, the Hungary program is making a special effort to recruit agricultural scientists.

The Fulbright Scholar Program for Faculty and Professionals is offering lecturing awards in agriculture to Hungary for academic year 2008-09. These awards offer unique opportunities for specialists in a variety of fields of agriculture to offer new courses, conduct collaborative research and experimental field work. Opportunities exist in a broad range of specializations in agriculture, including agronomy, horticulture, plant physiology, viticulture, agricultural economics, ecological farming, and food science (food safety and quality, microbiology, preservation, product development.) For specific information about the Hungary awards, please contact Muriel Joffe, Ph.D., Senior Program Officer, at the Council for International Exchange of Scholars at or 202-686-6249 or Benjamin Matheny, Program Associate at or 202-686-6231. For general information about the Fulbright Scholar Program please visit the CIES Web site at Applicants may apply online or download application materials from the Web site. Applicants may also request a paper copy or CD Rom from The deadline for application is August 1, 2007.