All U.S and foreign Fulbright student and scholar alumni are eligible to apply for this program. 

Proposed projects for the IIE Centennial Fellowship can be either new or ongoing. 

Applications for the New Leaders Award are restricted to Fulbright Alumni who have exited a Fulbright program within the past five years and to proposed projects which are ongoing. 

Prospective applicants do not have to be affiliated with an institution to be eligible for any of the fellowship awards. Furthermore, we encourage Fulbright alumni working or studying in any field to apply.