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Fulbright Application Cycle Now Open!
April 20, 2022
The Application Cycle for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program is now open! Fulbright is seeking applications from students for the amazing opportunity to travel abroad.
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program expands perspectives through academic and professional advancement and cross-cultural dialogue. The program offers research, study, and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students, making approximately 2000 grants annually in all fields of study.
There are two basic types of Fulbright awards: English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Award and the Study/Research (S/R) Award for independent research or a degree-granting graduate program abroad, with several focused subcategories of S/R award.
Students who are interested in teaching English abroad or are seeking support for independent research or to pursue graduate study abroad can now apply for the awards. The GVSU internal deadline for completed applications is August 16, 2022.
For more information and to see if you are eligible, please visit the Frederik Meijer Office of Fellowships’ website. Students can also contact Brenda Tooley at [email protected] about Fulbright and other fellowship opportunities. Many fellowships are either now open or will soon open, and many welcome alumni and graduate students. The upcoming deadlines list can also be found on their website here.