Fulbright U.S. Scholars Program

The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. The Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers nearly 500 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. U.S. citizenship is required. For additional eligibility requirements and detailed award descriptions please visit the Catalog of Awards. The Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) website provides a great deal of program information including answers to FAQs and samples of project statements ( In addition, there are several webinars available to faculty through the CIES that focus on varying aspects of the programs. Registration is free but required. Click HERE to see more information.