Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Fulbright Fellowship Programs...The Country's Largest & Most Elite Fellowship Program!

ATTENTION Juniors, Seniors and recent graduates! Are you interested in pursuing international study/research or teaching opportunities after graduation (during the 2013-14 academic year)?

Learn about the Fulbright Fellowship Program, the nation’s largest and most prestigious global fellowship program!

Fulbright awards are designed to give recent B.S./B.A. graduates opportunities for international experience, personal enrichment and an open exchange of ideas with citizens of other nations. About 1500 Fulbright grants are currently available to over 150 nations. There are two distinct types of grant: study/research awards for students who wish to investigate timely and significant topics abroad, and English Teaching Assistantships. You will find below some brief introductory information about Fulbright awards. For detailed information please visit the Fulbright US Student Program website at: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html

The National Scholarships Office at the University of Maryland is hosting information several workshops on Fulbright study/research and teaching opportunities – please RSVP using the links below if you plan to attend (and let us know if are interested but unable to attend by writing to fulbright@umd.edu).

FULBRIGHT STUDY/RESEARCH GRANT WORKSHOPS:
Monday, March 12 at 4 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to fulbright@umd.edu
Wednesday, March 14 at 12 noon – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to fulbright@umd.edu
Friday, March 16 at 9 am – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to fulbright@umd.edu
Friday, March 16 at 4 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to fulbright@umd.edu

FULBRIGHT ENGLISH TEACHING GRANT WORKSHOPS:
Tuesday, March 13 at 4 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to fulbright@umd.edu
Wednesday, March 14 at 9 am – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to fulbright@umd.edu
Friday, March 16 at 12 noon– at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to fulbright@umd.edu

Who Can Apply: US Citizens – Current Juniors and Seniors, Recent Grads – All Majors – GPA of 3.4 or higher recommended – Campus Deadline: Tuesday, September 4, 2012