Fulbright Swedish Scholar Program

Grants for Swedish scholars who wish to conduct advanced research and/or lecture in the United States and who have an established affiliation with an American university or research center. Applications from recent Ph.D. scholars to full professor level candidates are welcome. The period of stay in the United States is a minimum of three months with visa sponsorship up to twelve months. Scholars already conducting research with a U.S. institution at the time of application are not eligible. Scholars who have not yet completed a doctoral degree at the time of application will need to present evidence of completion of the degree prior to their departure to the United States.

Grant Benefits

⚬ Fulbright branding
⚬ SEK 50,000 (one-time)
⚬ Round-trip travel to the U.S. for the grantee
⚬ Exclusive seminars and events in the U.S.
⚬ Coverage of all SEVIS and J-1 visa fees
⚬ Accident and sickness insurance for grantee

Annual Timeline (for the 2025-26 academic year)

August 1, 2024: online application open
January 8, 2025: application deadline
February 2025: notification
July-August 2025: visa application and
departure to the U.S.