Deadline: 10th December 2023 | Open to university faculty, foreign ministry and government officials, and professional staff of think tanks and other NGOs in ASEAN member nations to travel to the United States for scholarly and professional research for 3-4 months on issues that are relevant and useful to member nations, and central to the U.S.-ASEAN relationship.

Qualifying Research Fields

While applications will be accepted from all ASEAN countries, it is anticipated that a total of 10 awards will be made for the region. These grants are for research and lecture in fields that will support ASEAN initiatives including, but not limited to, Education, Financial Market Integration, Food Technology, Information Sciences, Journalism, Law, Public Administration, Public/Global Health, and Trade and Investment. Projects that are regional in scope and/or have clear implications for the entire A​SEAN region will be prioritized.

Applicants will be expected to have a significant record of scholarly or professional accomplishment; they must be citizens of one of the 10 ASEAN member states; and they must be proficient in English.  Preference will be given to qualified applicants who have not had recent and substantial experience in the United States.  Applicants must be residing in an ASEAN member state throughout the nomination and selection process, and they must return to an ASEAN country upon completion of their U.S. stay.

Program Dates:

Scholars can plan to begin their grant in Spring 2025 (January-May 2025). All of the selected Fulbright U.S.–ASEAN Visiting Scholars are to come to the United States during the first half of 2025, preferably in the January to May timeframe.

Find out more and apply at the official link below:


Apply before 10th December, 2023