The following programs are available to U.S. Scholars in Jodan

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Congratulations on receiving a Fulbright grant! The resources on this page are designed to familiarize you with your host location and provide important context and information as you prepare to travel abroad. We encourage you to review the readings, websites, and logistical information offered by local contacts. Click the section headings below to display the information.

Orientation Information

In preparation for your grant, orientation resources have been made available to you containing essential information that will prepare you for your Fulbright award to Jordan. It is vital that you review all of this information in preparation for your travels. The Commission will hold a Virtual Pre-Departure Orientation (vPDO) some time between mid-June and early July, prior to your arrival in Jordan. You will receive more information on the exact day and time of the vPDO from the Commission. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Commission at Email:

Contact Information

Jordanian-American Commission for Educational Exchange (JACEE)
(aka The Binational Fulbright Commission in Jordan)
22 Ibrahim Al Hajj Hasan, Abdoun, Amman 11183

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 850215, Amman 11185, Jordan
Telephone: +962-6-592-2088
Cell phone: +962-79-6444119
Fax: +962-6-568-4820
Facebook: Fulbright Jordan

American Programs Points of Contact
U.S. Scholars:
Ms. Hiba Al-Sheyab, Program Officer
Telephone: +962-6-592-2088, ext #22
U.S. Students:
Ms. Rasha Mustafa, Program Assistant
Telephone: +962-6-592-2088, ext #12


Country Information

Culture in Jordan

Alum Contacts

We invite you to contact these Fulbright alumni for questions or advice prior to your grant. They can be an excellent resources for unofficial questions – what type of clothing to bring, how to open a bank account, and more.

Fulbright U.S. Student – ETA Alumni:

Fulbright U.S. Student - Researcher Alumni:

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Alumni:

Social Media

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TEFL/Applied Linguistics

All applicants must meet the Program eligibility requirements (click to review the requirements).

Visit our Scholar Directory to view and search all Fulbright alumni. You can also learn more about Fulbright Alumni Ambassadors.

Host institutions welcome scholars activities related to English language teaching (or training), as a primary assignment. The award is intended for direct TEFL teaching activities and may include (but not limited to):

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