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Fulbright Alumni, Dr. Maha Alwadat won Exceptional English Teacher Award for 2019-2020
מהא MAha

Congratulations to our alumna, Dr. Maha Alwadat, on receiving the Exceptional English Teacher Award for 2019-2020, presented by the Ministry of Education, Pedagogical Secretariat - English Language Department. Maha was the only educator from the southern Bedouin sector to be awarded this prize and one of 36 exceptional teachers from all sectors across Israel. Maha is an English Coordinator at the Ort Kseifa Abu Rabe’a Junior High School in Kseifa and Beersheva.

 

The Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching (DAI) Program call for applications is open now until March 4th - full details are on our website

 

Photo by Ministry of Education.

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Fulbright Alumni, Professor Mohammed Wattad won the Zeltner Prize - Junior Researcher 2020
מוחמד ותד- צפת
Israeli alumnus, Professor Mohammed Wattad, was declared the winner of he Zeltner Prize - Junior Researcher 2020 for excellence in Legal Research, presented by Rotary Israel and the Law Faculty in Tel Aviv University. Professor Mohammed Wattad is the head of the Zefat Academic College Law School. He was a Fulbright fellow at Columbia University in 2004.
Photo: Zefat Academic College
 
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Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program is Open for Applications
DA Program

The call for applications for the Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program  is now open. Full details are on our website

Submission deadline is January 20, 2020.

Good luck to everyone!

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Fulbright International Writing Program is Open for Applications
IWP

The call for applications for the Fulbright International Writing Program is now open. Full details are on our website

Submission deadline is March 3, 2020.

Good luck to everyone!

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Fulbright Awards in Teaching Program is Open for Applications
DAI 2021

The call for applications for the Fulbright Awards in Teaching Program is now open. Full details are on our website

Submission deadline is March 4, 2020.

Good luck to everyone!

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3 Fulbright alumni among the winners of the 2019 ERC-Consolidator Grant
ERC Fulbright

This week the the European Research Council announced the winners of the 2019 ERC-Consolidator Grant.

37 researchers, among them 16 Israelis won awards worth total of €600 million.

Congratulations to our 3 Fulbright alumni among the winners: 

Professor Eran Halperin from the Department of Psychology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Professor Yuval Nir from the Dept. of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University and Professor Hagai Perets from the Department of Physics at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology  .

To read about the awards, click here.

 

 

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Nobel Prize Day 2019
Nobel Winners

Nobel Prize Day is today- we honor our two Fulbright Israel Alumni Nobel Prize Laureates, Felix Bloch & Aaron Ciechanover. Read their stories HERE.

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Think Before You Click: Towards a More Cybersecurity-Focused Culture, by Fulbright alumnus Samuel Spector
ComputerSecurityDay

Today is #ComputerSecurityDay. Read the insights of Fulbright alumnus, Sam Spector, "Think Before You Click: Towards a More Cybersecurity-Focused Culture"

Sam currently works on cyber policy at the U.S. Department of Defense, in 2003-2004 Sam was a Fulbright Student Fellow in Near Eastern and African Studies at Tel Aviv University. Click here for the article.  

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We will be hosting 2020 Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminar Abroad Program in Israel
Fulbright-Hays Seminar Abroad Program in Israel

Very proud to be leading the FY 2020 Fulbright-Hays Seminar Abroad Program in Israel this coming summer.
We will be hosting U.S. educators in the social sciences and humanities to improve their understanding and knowledge of the people and culture of Israel. in Israel this coming summer.
We will be hosting U.S. educators in the social sciences and humanities to improve their understanding and knowledge of the people and culture of Israel.

What is Fulbright-Hays Seminar Abroad?

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Fulbright alumnus, Dr. Danny Ben-Zvi: World Diabetes Day 2019
Liver cell

Read Israeli alumnus Dr. Danny Ben-Zvi's article, "The Global Diabetes Epidemic & What Can Be Done to Control It." Click HERE.

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