Visit Awards

​Visiting Professor Award (VPA)

The Visiting Professor Award (VPA) is a
  • Subcategory (a) of the Visit Awards supports visits to AUB by recognized scholars at the rank of Associate Professor or higher holding academic or research positions at an institution abroad. The purpose of the award is to enhance the expertise and expand the horizons of scholars and practitioners at AUB through interaction with outside visitors. The visitor’s specialty can be in any subject of interest to AUB’s academic community.  Duration: up to 2 weeks.

Travel Awards (TA)

 The Travel Awards are two subcategories of the Visit Awards:
  • Subcategory (b) supports travel by AUB faculty at any rank to an institution abroad for continuing education. The purpose of the award is to enhance the expertise and expand the horizons of scholars and practitioners at AUB through exposure to international research and practice settings. Duration: up to 4 weeks.
  • Subcategory (c) supports travel by AUB students or junior faculty to attend an international professional meeting outside Lebanon and present primary research. Duration: up to 1 week; may be extended to consecutive meetings.​ 

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