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It was early in September 2017, and Ben Rayder was starting his new job as director of national fellowships at the University of Houston.
Scholars from the Arctic Council Countries are invited to apply for the round three of Fulbright Arctic Initiative.
The Fulbright Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program and is supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world. For more information, visit eca.state.gov/fulbright
The Fulbright Scholar Program is administered by CIES, a division of the Institute of International Education.
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