Current U.S. Student

United States citizens who are currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs are eligible to apply. All applicants enrolled in U.S institutions must apply through their home campuses. Find the Fulbright Program Adviser on your campus.

If you are an undergraduate student, you are eligible to apply in the fall of your senior year.  If you are a graduate student, you are eligible as long as you will not have a PhD degree by the application deadline.

U.S. Citizen but not a Student

If you are a U.S. citizen, hold a bachelor’s degree, and do not have a PhD degree, then you are eligible to apply. Non-enrolled applicant should have relatively limited professional experience in the fields (typically 7 years or less) in which they are applying. Candidates with more experience should consider applying for the Fulbright Scholar Program.
Please review the program summary for the country where you would like to apply.

Artist

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program welcomes applications in the creative and performing arts. Arts candidates for the U.S. Student Program should have relatively limited professional experience in the fields (typically 5 years or less) in which they are applying. Artists with more experience should consider applying for the Fulbright Scholar Program.

Creative & Performing Arts projects fall under the Study/Research grant category and are available in all countries where Study/Research grants are offered. 

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U.S. Professor

If you are a U.S. citizen and a professor at a U.S. institution and are interested in applying for a Fulbright Scholar Award, you will need to apply through CIES.

Non U.S. Citizens

If you are a non-U.S. citizen interested in applying for a Fulbright Award to the United States, you will need to apply through the Fulbright Commission or U.S. Embassy in your home country. Find out more information on the Fulbright Visiting Scholar or Student Program.

Fulbright to Argentina

Teagan Faran

A violinist and native of Buffalo, NY, Teagan Faran is a multidisciplinary musician focused on enacting social change through the arts...

Fulbright Student Study/Research

Teagan Faran

A violinist and native of Buffalo, NY, Teagan Faran is a multidisciplinary musician focused on enacting social change through the arts. In March 2019, she began her Fulbright grant in Argentina, studying music and identity in Buenos Aires. She will remain there for nine months, playing with the Tango Orchestra at UNA and the Orquestra Escuela de Emilio Balcarce as she researches how communities are built and strengthened by the performing arts. Faran has recorded with the Buffalo Tango Orkestra and works closely with the University Musical Society in Ann Arbor, MI. Faran has recently served as concertmaster of the University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra and the Ann Arbor Camerata (AAC). As a soloist, Faran has performed with the Buffalo Philharmonic, the Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra ,and the University of Vermont Symphony. Administratively, she has held internship positions in the Marketing and Education Departments of the Buffalo Philharmonic, and Education and Concerts/Touring with Jazz at Lincoln Center. Having recently graduated from the University of Michigan, Faran is currently based in Ann Arbor, MI, where she directs the performance arts ensemble Red Shoe Company. Teagan is also proud to be a 2018/19 Lumos Fellow at Turn The Spotlight, a foundation empowering leaders to create a more equitable future in the arts.