Fulbright-Hays DDRA 2015 open

For Graduate students who are US citizens or permanent residents.
The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) competition is open and the student applicant submission deadline is
12:00 Noon Wednesday, April 22, 2015.
The national application deadline noted in the formal announcement is the institutional deadline; complete student applications MUST be submitted by the campus deadline. Applications are submitted electronically through the G5.gov application system. If you are planning on applying for this grant, please notify Erin Crawley by email. There are no exceptions to the campus deadline.

The Federal Register notice can be accessed here, https://www.federalregister.gov/agencies/education-department.
A copy of the full application and instructions is available in MS Word and PDF formats here, http://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpsddrap/applicant.html.
Updated campus materials will be available Monday, March 2 or Tuesday, March 3 on the fellowships website, fellowships.international.wisc.edu. The 2014 materials can be used as a general guideline until the new materials are posted.
It is important to note that the G5.gov system will be down for maintenance from 12:00 AM ET Saturday, March 14 until 6:00 AM ET Monday, March 16.

Applicants to the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program must be US citizens or permanent residents, must have significant academic preparation in area studies, have a project that involves research in a language other than English, and have a research area of focus that is NOT Western Europe.