The 2021-2022 Fulbright Student Program Funded by the Government of Mongolia
The Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of United States of American is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 Fulbright (Foreign) Student Program funded by the Government of Mongolia. The online application deadline is Monday, May 4, 2020 8:30 a.m. The Fulbright Student Program enables graduate students, young professionals, and artists from Mongolia to pursue graduate study degrees and conduct research in the United States. The Fulbright Program operates in more than 160 countries worldwide and approximately 8,000 grants are awarded annually.
The Government of Mongolia funded Fulbright scholarship will give priority to candidates who plan to pursue studies in the following fields:
- Engineering Infrastructure
- Agricultural Engineering
- Environmental Studies
- Information Technology
- Public Health
- Public Policy
- Science and Technology
- Arts and Culture Management
The program selection process is administered by the Embassy and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, and Sports. Applicants will be assessed on the contribution their studies would make to Mongolia’s development and greater understanding between the United States and Mongolia, as well as the likelihood of the applicant performing successfully in a U.S. academic setting.
If selected for the Government of Mongolia funded Fulbright Student Program, the grantees will be asked to provide collateral in the form of real estate, excluding land.
To qualify, applicants must:
- Be a Mongolian citizen, currently living in Mongolia;
- Hold a university degree (at least B.A. or equivalent);
- Have a minimum of 1.5 years of full-time work experience; and
- Hold a valid English language test score (test score requirements vary depending on the field of study, please see below).
Candidates who are applying to pursue studies in the following fields are required to have a minimum of TOEFL IBT 90, TOEFL PBT/ITP 575, or IELTS 7.00:
- Arts Administration/History
- Art History
- Gender and Women’s Studies
- International Development
- International Relations
- Linguistics/Creative Writing
- Public Administration
- Public Policy
- Political Science
- Urban/Regional Planning
- Veterinary Medicine
Candidates pursuing studies in fields other than named above should have a minimum of TOEFL IBT 80, TOEFL PBT/IPT 550, or IELTS 6.5.
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