To be eligible for the Faculty Program, scholars must have either:
- Been recruited, arrived, and begun employment at the university during the 12 months prior to the submission date of their application to the Faculty Program
- Submitted their application to the Faculty Program, accepted a position, and plan to arrive at the university no later than 12 months following the submission date of their application to the Faculty Program
- The candidate must hold Israeli citizenship, or be eligible to receive Israeli citizenship within 12 months of beginning his/her position at the hosting Israeli university.
To be eligible for the Faculty Program, candidates must complete their STEM postdoctoral studies in the US and Canada.