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  • 05/24/17- Apply for a Fulbright Scholarship Today!


    The Fulbright Program is the flagship foreign exchange scholarship program of the United States of America, aimed at increasing binational collaboration, cultural understanding, and the exchange of ideas.

    Since its establishment, the Fulbright Program has grown to become the largest educational exchange program in the world, operating in over 160 countries. In its seventy-year history, more than 370,000 students, academics, and professionals have received Fulbright Scholarships to study, teach, or conduct research, and promote bilateral collaboration and cultural understanding.

    The Australian-American Fulbright Commission has awarded over 5,000 scholarships since its inception in 1949, creating a vibrant, dynamic, and interconnected network of Alumni.


    SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

    We offer scholarships to Australian and U.S. citizens across all career stages and in any academic discipline. Awardees take part in a bilateral academic and cultural exchange, pursuing research or study at an overseas institution, experiencing life and culture in a different country, and bringing back knowledge and experience to share with their home communities.


    SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY:

    Postgraduate: I wish to undertake a postgraduate program (e.g. a Master’s). OR I am a PhD student wishing to conduct research.

    Postdoctoral: I have recently completed my PhD and wish to undertake postdoctoral research.

    Professional (Australian candidates only): I am a mid-career professional in the private, public or not-for-profit sector wishing to undertake a training or research program. OR I am a mid-level academic whose proposed research has industry or professional links.

    Senior: I am a senior-level academic (associate or full professor) wishing to undertake research.

    Distinguished Chair: I am a full professor working in the relevant field wishing to undertake research.


    ANNUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES:

    Austrailian candidates (fall) ........................................................................ 1 March - 1 August

    U.S. Postdoctoral/Senior Scholar/Distinguished Chair Candidates ......... 1 February - 1 August

    U.S. Postgraduate candidates .................................................................... 31 March - 11 October



    Need more information? Visit fulbright.com.au for application advice and FAQs OR send your questions to fulbright@fulbright.com.au.