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

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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 July 8-11, 2024. The PDO will provide sessions and activities to help you prepare for your upcoming experience. You will receive an email in mid-June 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 FulbrightPDO.MENA@iie.org.

Contact Information

U.S. Embassy Tunisia
Les Berges du Lac
1053 Tunis, Tunisia
Tel: +216-71-107-000 (Switchboard)
Fax: +216-71-963-263
Email: TunisExchanges@state.gov
American Citizen Services Email: TunisACS@state.gov
Website: https://tn.usembassy.gov/

Point of Contact - U.S. Scholars

Riadh Saadaoui, Professional Exchanges Specialist
U.S. Embassy Tunisia
Email: Saadaouir@state.gov

IIE U.S. Scholar Program Advisors

https://fulbrightscholars.org/fulbright-us-scholar-program-advisors

Point of Contact - U.S. Students

Refka Nsiri, Public Engagement Specialist
U.S. Embassy Tunisia
Email: Nsirir@state.gov

IIE U.S. Student Program Advisors

https://us.fulbrightonline.org/finalist-resources

Country Information

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.

U.S Scholar Alumni

Alumni 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.

U.S Scholar Alumni

Join Fulbrighter, the Fulbright Program’s exclusive platform for current and former participants. Expand your network, meet program alums, and become part of a vibrant global community!

Social Media

U.S. Embassy Tunis Social Media

 

Award

Middle East and North Africa Regional Research Program

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.

Conduct research or develop a professional project in two or three of the participating countries or locations within the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Scholars must be approved for research in at least two countries or locations in order to receive the award. Final awards are contingent upon each host country/location approval and clearance by host countries, as appropriate.

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