USEFP Fulbright Scholarships 2019 for Masters & PhD
The Fulbright Masters and PhD Program funds graduate study in the United States for a Master’s or Ph.D. degree. Funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), these grants cover tuition, required textbooks, airfare, a living stipend, and health insurance. USEFP also assists with the visa process.
For the Master’s Degree program, eligible candidates will have either a four-year Bachelor’s degree or a Bachelor’s and Master’s combination totaling 16 years of formal education from an accredited university. Recent graduates are strongly encouraged to apply, except for MBA applicants, who require 3 years of work experience.
For the PhD degree program, eligible applicants will have a Master’s, M.Phil. Or comparable degree (a minimum of 18 years of formal education) from an accredited university. It is highly desirable that candidates have work experience in teaching, research, or the public sector in Pakistan.
For both the Masters and PhD programs, all academic disciplines are eligible, except clinical medicine. The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for all applicants. Under the new scoring system, minimum scores of 138 in the verbal and 136 in the quantitative sections are required. Applicants must also possess a high level of fluency in spoken and written English. Short-listed applicants will be required to bring proof of TOEFL registration with them to the interview.
- Pakistani citizens with strong academic histories, residing and working in Pakistan and committed to returning and serving Pakistan are welcome to apply.
- All disciplines are eligible except clinical medicine. Applicants are especially encouraged in Energy, Water, Agriculture, Health, and Education.
- 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.
- The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for all applicants. The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) will be required for short-listed applicants.
Application Process or How to apply:
For more information on eligibility and to download an application form, visit www.usefpalcistan.org/fulbright complete application with all the required documents MUST be submitted online. Paper applications will not be considered.
Last date to apply: 16 May 2018
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