1 Western Sydney University Award in the Arts, Environment, & Public Health
Accepted Degree LevelsBachelor's
Grant PeriodSpring Start
Established in 1989, Western Sydney University (WSU) “brings knowledge to life” in the education of students for employment, the application of research to contemporary problems, and mutually enriching partnerships with local schools, organisations, businesses and community groups.
The Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarship funded by Western Sydney University will attract a diverse range of exceptional applicants who have recently completed their undergraduate studies and who are seeking to undertake 8-10 months of study/ research in an area of focus for the University.
* 8-10 months
Candidates must commence their grants at the start of the university year in January or February 2023 with the specific start date agreed upon by both grantee and host institution. (July 2022 in some cases - by approval only).
Accepted Degree Levels
Foreign Language Proficiency
Fulbright Proposal Types
Applicants seeking to complete research at WSU should include a letter of invitation with their application. Masters-seeking students do not need to secure admission as part of their applications but should include a letter from WSU inviting the applicant to apply for the award.
Visit the WSU award page for more information.
Currently, Australian universities have agreed to waive tuition fees, where possible, for any U.S. Fulbright graduate student enrolling in a higher degree program. Please note that the waiving of tuition fees is at the discretion of the Australian institution and candidates are responsible for negotiating fee waivers directly with the corresponding institutions. Tuition fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change, and vary with each institution. In the event a waiver is not granted, candidates should be aware that the Fulbright grant does not cover the cost of tuition fees and is for travel and stipend only.
Dual citizens of this country are not eligible
Residency in host country not permitted in year prior to grant
Special Application Instructions
Applicants must select "Western Sydney University" in the Award Name field of the application.
Candidates who are recommended for final review by the Fulbright Commission in Australia may be contacted for 20-30 minute interviews via Zoom or phone.
Fields of Study
Applications will be considered in the following fields: Creative and Performing Arts, Environmental Studies, Social Justice or Public Health.