Category Archives: Fulbright Programs

Programs at MACEE


MACEE administers Fulbright and non-Fulbright Programs for both Americans to Malaysia and Malaysians to the US.
Grants for American citizens include Fulbright Scholar, Student Research, and Specialist Program. For the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Program, please click HERE. Application for American grants are typically done via Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) or the Institute of International Education (IIE). The initial application does not go through MACEE. For more information about American grants, please click on the GRANTS FOR AMERICANS tab located in the right column. You may contact Ms Meena Ponnusamy at for details on non-ETA American Fulbright grants.

The application for grants for Malaysian citizen are administered by MACEE. The Fulbright grants available for Malaysians are Graduate Study & Research, Foreign Language Teaching Assistant, Scholar &Professional Exchanges. Non-Fulbright grants available are Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship, International Leaders in Education & Global Undergraduate Exchange Program. If you have any questions regarding Malaysian grants, you may contact Ms Kalis Subramaniam at You may find the Malaysian grants below:

2018 Fulbright-MCMC Specialist Program (Application Deadline: February 15, 2018)

The Fulbright-MCMC Specialist Program is a field-driven initiative in which Malaysian host institution conceptualize and design project of interest  in Communication field. These projects are then paired with a highly qualified U.S. academic or professional, who shares their expertise and assist with strengthening linkages between U.S. and Malaysian host institutions. Such collaborations are intended to promote and enhance knowledge, capacity building in emerging key growth areas in the communications and multimedia sector.


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