Posts Tagged ‘Fulbright’

Hermann Wins Fulbright Award

Elizabeth Hermann (Professor, Landscape Architecture) has won a Fulbright award to support her research and teaching at the Swami Vipulananda Institute of Aethetic Studies (SVIAS), Eastern University, Sri Lanka. During Hermann’s time at the SVIAS she will examine the Institute’s role in ensuring creative industries within the Tamil parts of Sri Lanka are preserved, supported and encouraged […]

Fulbright Canada application deadline

The application deadline for Fulbright Scholar Grants in Canada is quickly approaching on August 3, 2015. Why Canada? While Canada and the United States share a continent and deeply held core values, the two countries have distinct historical, political, and cultural realities. Fulbright Canada encourages you not only to engage in innovative collaborative research at […]

Chris Taylor awarded Fulbright

Christopher Taylor (Senior Critic, Glass) has been awarded a Fulbright teaching grant to the ‘Faculty of Sciences and Technology’, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, in Lisbon, Portugal for the 2012 spring semester. He will work with world renowned scientists and conservators on facon de venise glass made outside of Venice by masters who emigrated in the […]

RISD leads in its category for Fulbright scholarships

On October 24th, 2010, the electronic version of the Chronicle of Higher Education announced the schools and universities which are the top producers of Fulbright recipients. The Chronicle reports on schools by type–research institutions, bachelor’s and master’s institutions, and other. RISD ranks number one in the last category which includes our sister art schools and schools with specific […]

Recent RISD Recipients of Grants and Fellowships

FULBRIGHT GRANT Sue Nguyen Fulbright Germany Design GD MFA 2007 The focus of this proposal is to research and document the cultural integration and separatism experienced in Berlin as a result of the Vietnamese diaspora. My proposal concentrates on two types of immigrants: (1) the refugees who were accepted by democratic West Germany as legal […]