Middle East and North Africa

IIE Contact

For information on programs in the Middle East and North Africa Region, contact:
FBstudent.MENA@iie.org

2019-2020 Middle East and North Africa Program Information

The countries listed above are those in which it is anticipated that there will be grants for the current academic year.

Candidates are responsible for securing research clearance, as required. In countries with Fulbright Commissions, assistance may be provided.


English Teaching Assistant Programs are available to:

Algeria, Bahrain, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, and the West Bank. See the Country Summaries for details.


Grants are not available to:

Gaza, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Libya, Qatar, Syria, Tunisia, or Yemen.


Multi-country proposals:

Multi-country applications will only be accepted for Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling applicants.