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Inviting International Scholars

Academic departments or professors who are interested in hosting international faculty members should fill out the following forms and contact GEO about the obligations and privileges inherent in hosting a foreign faculty member. 

Please be sure to fill out each form completely and accurately. The Global Education Office will be unable to issue the State Department form DS-2019, required for issuance of a J-1 visa, without all necessary information filled out on each form and the required signatures.

For Faculty
International Scholar Invitation Form A (pdf)

For Scholars
International Scholar Invitation Form B (pdf)

Further resources on the J-1 program are available through the U.S. State Department Exchange Visitors Program or on our website under International Scholars.

Resources for Funding International Scholars

Fulbright Scholar Funds

Fellowships for Threatened Scholars Around the World

"International education exchange...

is the most significant current project designed to continue the process of humanizing mankind to the point, we would hope, that nations can learn to live in peace."

J. William Fulbright



Contact Us

Global Education Office
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Fax 413.559.6173

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