FFSP is a research programme funded by the United States (U.S.) Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA). It offers young and exceptionally promising faculty members in all disciplines in selected Nigerian Universities the opportunity to conduct doctoral research at the U.S. Academic and Research Institution for a period of 9-10 months (NB: Grants are not renewable). Candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply as necessary comfort arrangements are made for them including special accommodation, wheel chairs, laptops and other educational materials.
Grant Benefits: Round trip airfare to U.S., a settling-in allowance, monthly stipend, housing allowance, books and supplies allowance, computer allowance, basic university health insurance and Fulbright ASPE health benefit.
Application Timeline: Application opens from February 1 and closes June 1, 2019.
For further details, go to: (ffsp2020) and apply online via http://apply.iie.org/ffsp2020