The U.S. Fulbright Program offers fellowships to U.S. students for study, research, and/or teaching assistantships abroad. Approximately 1,500 U.S. students receive Fulbright scholarships each year. Fulbright alumni serve in leadership positions in government, academia, business, the arts, science, media and other professional fields. Fulbright alumni are the recipients of 39 Nobel Prizes, 65 Pulitzer Prizes, 24 MacArthur Foundation Awards, and 15 U.S. Presidential Medals of Freedom.

Program Type: Grants, Scholarships, and Fellowships

Participant Type: Students

Fields of Study: Arts, Education and Vocational Training, Humanities, Other, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), Social Sciences

Program Location: East Asia And The Pacific, Europe, Middle East and North Africa, South and Central Asia, Sub Saharan Africa, The Americas

Sponsor: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), U.S. Department of State