The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and is the largest U.S. exchange program for students, graduates and young professionals. The program offers opportunities for international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools worldwide. The U.S. Student Program currently awards approximately 1,700 grants annually to engage in all fields of study, research, or teaching assistantships and operates in more than 135 countries worldwide.
Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant applications will be available beginning April 2 and will be accepted for the 2019-2020 grant cycle. Contact Edna Udobong, Liberty University Fulbright Program Advisor and Scholar Liaison, to schedule an appointment to discuss the application requirements and the Liberty University Fulbright interview process. You should begin the application process as early as possible, but at least three months prior to the campus deadline of August 31.
Follow the application procedures and submit your completed application by July 31. Your application package materials will be reviewed by a faculty member who will provide feedback to help to make your application as competitive as possible.
There are 2 traditional types of grants:
Fulbright also offers several Special Program and Special Grant Opportunities by Field of study.
Fulbright provides stipend and travel allowances to grantees.
The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers over nine research and teaching opportunities in 150+ countries. Many avenues for Fulbright U.S. Scholars to become cultural ambassadors in other countries include:
There are also short-term programs such as the Fulbright Specialist Program and early career opportunities for young professionals.
To learn more, visit Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program and contact Liberty University Fulbright Program Advisor and Scholar Liaison, Edna Udobong.
View more scholarship and grant opportunities through these Fulbright affiliate programs:
Professor Edna Udobong
Fulbright Program Advisor and Scholar Liaison