Fulbright U.S. Student Programs – Global

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Fulbright, Institute of International Education

Funding for international research projects, teaching, fellowships, and study

Who: U.S. citizens or nationals, Recent graduates and graduate students, Must have a Bachelor's degree or equivalent before the start of the grants (in the creative and performing arts, f4 years of experience meets the requirement), Meet the language requirements of the award to which they are applying 

Deadline: October 11, 2022

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers recent U.S. graduates and graduate students research, study, and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries.

The scholar component of the program provides opportunities for intellectual and cultural pursuits in an environment of academic freedom and binational cooperation.

Fulbright Scholars are selected in part for their demonstrated leadership potential.

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Types of Fulbright:

There are multiple types of Fulbright Scholarship awards:

Applicants can also propose their own independent study/research projects or, in some countries, can propose to enroll in a graduate program.

Grant benefits for all Fulbright U.S. Student programs include:

  • Accident & Sickness Health Benefits
  • 24/7 support line for urgent and non-urgent situations
  • 12 months of non-competitive eligibility (NCE) hiring status within the federal government
  • Funding to use towards international travel expenses

Based on award and country, some grants may also include:

  • book and research allowances
  • mid-term enrichment activities
  • full or partial tuition
  • language study programs

Make sure you check each individual program for its program-specific eligibility requirements and benefits.