2021-2022 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Competition Launch

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February 3, 2020 to September 15, 2020

The 2021-22 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program competition is now open!


The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is accepting applications for the 2021-22 academic year.  Opportunities are available for artists, college and university faculty, professionals, and independent scholars to teach and conduct research at educational and research institutions.  Fulbright Scholars represent the diversity of the United States and build lasting relationships with students, collaborators, the wider research community, and institutions abroad that serve as the foundation for future collaborations.


The application deadline is September 15, 2020.

U.S. citizenship is required.


We encourage you to view our updated catalog of awards to identify your best match. Our blog post on 5 tips how to jump start your application will help you get started.


To learn more about application tips and Fulbright opportunities around the world, join an upcoming webinar:


February 12: Western Hemisphere

February 19: Europe and Eurasia

February 26: Middle East and North Africa

March 4: South and Central Asia

March 11: Sub-Saharan Africa

March 18: East Asia and the Pacific


Can't join us live? All of our webinars are recorded and uploaded to our website. To view more upcoming and archived webinars, visit our Webinar Schedule.


Please reach out to our specialists with any questions!


Carleen Velez, Ph.D.

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Team
Contact: cvelez@iie.org

Contact Info: 

Carleen Curley Velez, Ph.D.

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

Institute of International Education

1400 K Street NW, Suite 700 • Washington, DC 20005

cvelez@iie.org •  www.iie.org

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