Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Fulbright International English Teaching and Study/Research Grants

Are you a interested in pursuing prestigious international study/research or English teaching opportunities after graduation?

Attend an info session to 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 (who are also US citizens) opportunities for international experience, personal enrichment and an open exchange of ideas with citizens of other nations. About 1500 Fulbright fully-funded 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 to fulbright@umd.edu if you plan to attend and specify which day/time you plan to attend in your response. All workshops will be held in 2403 Marie Mount Hall.

Juniors and Seniors are eligible to apply, but interested Freshmen and Sophomores are also welcome to attend!

Workshop Dates:
  • Tuesday, March 3 at 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday, March 4 at 12 noon
  • Wednesday, March 4 at 4:30 pm
  • Thursday, March 5 at 12 noon
  • Friday, March 6 at 12 noon
  • Friday, March 6 at 4:30 pm

Who Can Apply: US Citizens – Current Juniors and Seniors, Recent Grads – All Majors – GPA of 3.0 or higher recommended – Campus Deadline: Tuesday, September 1, 2015