Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program 2010-1011

The Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program (Muskie) is a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, and administered by IREX (International Research & Exchanges Board). Applications are currently being accepted for the 2011 cycle of the Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program. Applications, including all supporting documents, are due by 5PM Monday, November 8, 2010.

Muskie provides opportunities for Master’s level study in the United States to citizens from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan. Participants are selected through an open, merit-based competition.

Muskie Program Eligible Fields:

  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental Management
  • International Affairs
  • Journalism and Mass Communications
  • Law
  • Library and Information Science
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health
  • Public Policy

Fellows will:

  • Enroll in fulltime academic coursework for up to two years
  • Create and implement a project during the first academic year that benefits the local community.
  • Take part in internships following academic coursework.

The fellowship is fully-funded and provides:

  • J-1 Visa Support
  • Round-trip airfare from fellow’s home city in Eurasia to host institution in the United States;
  • Monthly stipend;
  • Accident and sickness insurance;
  • Tuition and mandatory university fees;
  • Limited allowance for books;
  • Pre-academic English language training (if necessary)
  • A wide variety of alumni networking and training opportunities.

Find out online and offline applications forms, FAQ section, as well as usefull advices for test preparation and academic integrity on official Muskie Program web-site.



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