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

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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

As part of your Fulbright grant, you are required to attend a virtual Pre-Departure Orientation (PDO) from June 24-27, 2024. The PDO will provide sessions and activities to help you prepare for your upcoming experience. You will receive an email in mid-May that will direct you to the PDO website where you can register for the event. If you have any questions regarding the PDO, please email

Contact Information

Embassy of the United States, Public Affairs Section
Dzona Dzeksona 2
81000 Podgorica
Tel: +382 (0)20 410 500

Points of Contact

Stephen E. Dreikorn,
Public Diplomacy Chief
Suzanne E. Schaefer
Assistant Public Diplomacy Chief
Jelena Vojnic,
Emerging Voices Specialist (for Fulbright ETAs)
Silvija Marniković,
Cultural Affairs (for Fulbright Scholars)
Milena Janketic
Established Opinion Leader Coordinator (for Fulbright Scholars)
Country Information

Alum Contacts

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

Ogechi Elemuo,
2021 Fulbright ETA

Callie Collins,
2021 Fulbright ETA

Vanessa Mahoney
2019-2020 Fulbright Scholar

Aidan Fecko
2023 Fulbright ETA

Mitchell Johnson
2023 Fulbright ETA

Emma Devaney
2022 Fulbright ETA

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All Disciplines

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.

Teach courses and/or conduct research in area of specialization. Consult with or advise students (including graduate students) and faculty, as requested. There is no preference as to how scholars divide their time between teaching and research as long as there is a teaching component.

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