Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Successful Fulbright Applications

Featured Speaker: Andy Riess, Asst. Director of Outreach, Council for International Exchange of Scholars Co-Hosted by the Office of International Affairs and theDivision of Research
Thursday, April 20, 2017
2-4 pm
HJ Patterson Hall
Global Crossroads atrium
Coffee and pastries will beserved


The Fulbright Scholar Program, sponsored by the United States Department of State, hasannounced its annual awards competition for faculty/staff to teach, conduct research, andparticipate in other programs abroad in 2018-2019 AY. Over the past decade, UMD facultyand professional staff across the university have won nearly 80 Fulbright awards.Applications for the Traditional Fulbright Scholar Program are due August 1, 2017.

UMD faculty and professional staff interested in applying for Fulbright Programs for scholars,academic administrators, or professionals for 2017-2018 are invited to attend an on-campusworkshop co- sponsored by Office of the Vice President for Research and the Office ofInternational Affairs. The workshop will take place on Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 2:00 PM -4:00 PM, in the Global Crossroads atrium at H.J. Patterson Hall. Dr. Andy Riess, Asst.Director of Outreach at the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (which administersFulbright Scholar Programs for the US Dept of State), will lead this workshop.

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For general questions about faculty/staff Fulbright awards, please contact Joe Scholten,X51559 or