Jump the navigation

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Award


Application period: April to October
Initial campus deadline: Sunday, August 18, 2024
Campus interviews: TBA (early to mid-September)
Final campus deadline: October 1, 2024
National deadline: October 8, 2024 (2:00 p.m. PT)
NOTE: Campus committee review

Eligibility requirements:

• U.S. citizen at time of application
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent (see Fulbright website for definitions) before start of grant
• Good health; grantees will be required to submit a satisfactory medical certificate of health from a physician
• Proficiency (as required by individual country) in the written and spoken language of host country

Award summary: Fulbright awards support individually designed study/research projects, arts projects (all disciplines), or English teaching assistantships (ETAs), almost always in a single country. Over the course of their grant period, grantees meet, work, live with and learn from the people of the host country, sharing daily experiences. The Fulbright program facilitates cultural exchange, allowing each grantee to gain an appreciation of others' viewpoints, beliefs, practices, and ideas. Through engagement in the community, the individual will interact in an atmosphere of openness, academic integrity, and intellectual freedom, thereby promoting mutual understanding. Grant lengths and dates vary by country.

Application process: Online (Slate application system)


Application requirements:

*View the application components for each of the award types on the Fulbright website: https://us.fulbrightonline.org/applicants/application-components

Faculty representative: Director for Fellowships and Grants

Campus interview: Yes

Campus nomination: No. A campus evaluation form is completed by the Whitman committee following the interview and submitted with each application to the national committee.

National committee interview: No. In some cases, candidates recommended to their country of choice will be interviewed by a Fulbright committee in that country. 

Fellowships and Grants
beaker duck hiker icon-a-to-z icon-arrow-circle-down icon-arrow-circle-up icon-arrow-down icon-arrow-left icon-arrow-right icon-arrow-up icon-calendar-no-circle icon-calendar icon-camera icon-clock icon-cv icon-dot icon-down-triangle icon-email-circle icon-email icon-external-link icon-facebook icon-flickr icon-generic-blog icon-google-plus icon-home icon-instagram icon-library icon-link-circle icon-link-inverted icon-linkedin icon-lock icon-magazine icon-map-pin icon-map2 icon-menu-hamburger icon-menu-mobile-a icon-menu-mobile-b icon-menu-x icon-mywhitman-cog icon-news icon-phone icon-pinterest icon-play icon-quote icon-search-a icon-search-b icon-search-mobile-a icon-search-mobile-b icon-share icon-snail-mail icon-tumblr icon-twitter icon-vimeo icon-youtube logo-whitman-nc-flat logo-whitman-nc-stacked logo-whitman-no-clocktower slider-category-arrow-2px slider-category-arrow-no-line slider-category-arrow-solid slider-category-arrow slider-category-line-2px slider-category-line-solid slider-category-line tc_icon-filmstrip-fl tc_icon-filmstrip-ln tc_icon-play-fl-closed tc_icon-play-fl-open tc_icon-play-ln-closed tc_icon-play-ln-open wifi