Fulbright International Research Grants in Taiwan

  • PHD
  • $7,200 to $24,000 + $3,000 research allowance
  • 31 October 2021

These grants are designed for people who received their doctoral degrees from Taiwan or other non-English speaking countries. The grants provide an opportunity for scholars to conduct research and establish scholarly contacts in the U.S. academic world in all academic fields: applied policy/social sciences, arts, business, culture, education, humanities, information, media, and social sciences.


Applicants are eligible who:

  1. Have received a doctoral degree from Taiwan or other non-English speaking countries.
  2. Are affiliated full time with an organization in Taiwan for at least 1 year.
  3. Are recommended by the highest chief administrator of the home institution. (File the Leave Approval Form, the last page of the application instruction in the application system.)
  4. The duration of grants ranges from 3 to 10 months. The grants must begin no earlier than August 1, 2022. They must end no later than August 31, 2023. The grant should not be used for different stages.
  5. Meet the Grant Conditions and Provisions (Eligibility & Visa)

Applicants are Ineligible who:

  1. Are currently teaching, studying, or conducting research in the U.S.
  2. Have returned to Taiwan from the U.S. less than 3 years from the time of application.
  3. Have received a J-1 visa in the category of Professor/Research Scholar within the past 2 years. They cannot be issued another J-1 visa in the category of Professor/Research Scholar.

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  • A fixed sum from US$7,200 to US$24,000, prorated over the grant period.
  • A research allowance of US$3,000
  • Possible placement services by IIE
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