Fulbright Scholar Program
Established in 1946 under legislation introduced by late Senator J. William Fulbright, the Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government. The program is under the United States Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA),and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries
Approximately 310,000 “Fulbrighters” (116,900 from the United States and 192,800 from other countries) have participated in the Program since its inception over sixty years ago. The Fulbright Program awards approximately 8,000 new grants annually. Currently, the Fulbright Program operates in over 155 countries worldwide.
To download a version of the workshop presentation conducted by Counsel for International Exchange of Scholars staff, click here.
Fulbright Scholars– List of Fulbright scholars, current and past, from UIC
Fulbright Nexus Program– Program details
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