Fulbright-Hays--Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad

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Competitions are held annually, pending the availability of funds.

Current competition: FY 2019
Applications available: January 24, 2019
Application deadline: March 25, 2019

Federal Register Notice

Current Application

The FY 2019 grant competition for this program is now open. Applications for FY 2019 are available online through the Department’s G5 system at www.G5.gov between January 24, 2019 and March 25, 2019.

Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-012419-003

  • FY 2019 DDRA Application Instructions: PDF (1.2M) | MS Word (2.5M)
    Please note that the definitive, official application instructions are in the G5 system. The funding opportunity number for FY 2019 applications is ED-GRANTS-012419-003.

Tips and Assistance

A pre-application webinar for the DDRA program was held on February 7, 2019. The webinar covered a variety of topics, including DDRA program requirements, selection criteria, and frequently asked questions.

IFLE also held a showcase webinar featuring past participants of the DDRA program on March 9, 2017. Click here to access a recording of the DDRA showcase webinar.

Application Contact

Dr. Pamela J. Maimer
International and Foreign Language Education
U.S. Department of Education
Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Room 258-24
Washington, DC 20202
Telephone: (202) 453-6891
E-mail: ddra@ed.gov


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