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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, will hold a bachelor’s degree by the award start date, 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.

The Getting Started page will provide information on eligibility and next steps.

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 7 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/Administrator

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

To support your students in applying for a U.S. Student Program award, please connect with the Fulbright Program Adviser at your institution.

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-mtvU Introductory webinar

November 20, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Category: Webinars

U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs staff, along with the staff at the Institute of International Education, will introduce the parameters of the Fulbright-mtvU Award. Application Deadline: February 27, 2015.

Register:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5789888956340880385

The webinar will start at 2:00 PM EST and conclude at 3 PM EST.

All times are U.S. Eastern Time Zone

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the Webinar. If you have not already, you will need to download the GoToMeeting/GoToWebinar client software.

System Requirements

Windows: Windows XP or newer
Mac: OS X 10.5 (Leopard) or newer