Click here for Fulbright Program Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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 Ph.D. degree, then you are eligible to apply. Non-enrolled applicants 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.

FPA

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 fulbrightscholars.org.

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 Program or Fulbright Foreign Student Program.

Recorded Webinars

Recorded webinars offer an opportunity to revisit webinars you have missed live for additional information on the application process. These are unedited recordings and tend to be 1-1.5 hours in length.

Traditionally webinar recordings are published within a week of the live event.  If you are looking for a webinar that is not posted below, please feel free to contact us to find out if it was recorded and available.

Upcoming webinars can be viewed on the Events page. We hope you’ll join us.

 

Select Group:


Select Category:




2023-2024 Award Year


2023-2024
Alumni Ambassador Panel - Community Engagement
2023-2024
Alumni Ambassador Panel - Fulbright as a Ph.D. Dissertation
2023-2024
Alumni Ambassador Panel - Native American & Indigenous Applicants
2023-2024
Alumni Ambassador Panel – Military/Veterans
2023-2024
Applicants with Disabilities
2023-2024
Arts Application Components: Portfolios
2023-2024
ETA Alumni Ambassador Panel
2023-2024
ETA Application Components: Short Answers and Essays
2023-2024
ETA Q&A Webinar
2023-2024
ETA Supplemental Project
2023-2024
Finding an Affiliate
Fulbright U.S. Student Program Overview
Fulbright U.S. Student Program Overview - Spanish
Getting Started - Selecting Award Type
Introduction to Arts Awards
Introduction to English Teaching Assistant
Introduction to Graduate Degree Enrollment
Introduction to Study/Research
2023-2024
Study/Research Application Components: Short Answers and Essays
2023-2024
Study/Research Q&A Webinar

Grantee Experience


Alumni Ambassador Panel - Applying At-Large
Alumni Ambassador Panel - Dependents: Fulbright with a Family
Alumni Ambassador Panel - First Generation College Students
Alumni Ambassador Panel - Reapplying to the Fulbright Program
Alumni Ambassador Panel: LGBTQ+ Applicants
Applicants with Disabilities
Ask an Alumni: Black Abroad
Community Engagement Alumni Ambassador Panel
Creative and Performing Arts Alumni Ambassador Panel
Fulbright for Military Connected Students
Graduate Degree Enrollment Alumni Ambassador Panel
Independent Research Alumni Ambassador Panel
Study/Research Alumni Ambassador Q&A

Application Process


Application Components: Short Answers
Arts Application Components: Portfolios
Critical Language Enhancement Award
ETA Application Components: Essays
Finding an Affiliate
Fulbright-National Geographic Fellowship: Program Overview and Application Tips
Study/Research Application Components: Essays
Close Video