Fulbright Foreign Student Program

The Fulbright Foreign Student Program lets individual from around the world, including graduates students, young professionals, and artists, come to the USA for studies and research. It’s a big deal, happening in over 160 countries, and around 4,000 foreign students receie this scholarship every year.


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What Fulbright Foreign Student Program all about.
Fulbright Program Overview
Requirements for Fulbright Foreign Student Program
Benefits of this grant
How to apply.

What Fulbright Foreign Student Program all about

The Fulbright Program, the flagship international academic exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government, has fostered mutual understanding between the United States and other countries since 1946.

The program provides awards to approximately 8,000 students, scholars, teachers, artists, and professionals each year from the United States and 160 countries. Fulbright is unique in its binationalism and noted for its merit-based selection process and academic prestige. Fulbrighters come from all backgrounds and are selected regardless of their race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, geographic location, socio-economic status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Fulbright Program Overview

LevelMinimum AgeRequired GPAEligibility CountryGenderRace/EthnicityScholarship Deadline
Grad Students, Young ProsAllVariesAll CountriesAnyAnyVaries

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Requirements for this program

Program eligibility and selection procedures vary widely by country. Please use the drop-down menu below to find information about the Fulbright Program in your home country, including eligibility requirements and application guideline. check the drop-down menu here


Benefits of this grant

It depends on your country and when you apply, but generally, the grant funds tuition, airfare, a living stipend, and health insurance, etc. The Fulbright program provides funding for the duration of the study

How to apply for Fulbright Foreign Student Program

Interested and qualified candidates should visit there website:  http://foreign.fulbrightonline.org/about/foreign-fulbright

All Foreign Student Program applications are processed by bi-national Fulbright Commissions/Foundations or U.S. Embassies. Therefore, foreign students must apply through the Fulbright Commission/Foundation or U.S. Embassy in their home countries. Deadline varies per country but is around February to October annually


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