What is Fulbright?

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is the largest U.S. exchange program offering opportunities for students and young professionals to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and primary and secondary school teaching worldwide. The program currently awards approximately 2,000 grants annually in all fields of study and operates in more than 140 countries worldwide. 

There are eligibility requirements that need to be met in order to be considered for the award. You must be a U.S. citizen; be a graduating senior/recent graduate/graduate student who has obtained or will obtain a bachelors degree (or equivalent) by grant start.

There is also a deadline to apply of March 1st. If interested, we recommend that you being the process of applying for awards ASAP. The process can be found on the How To page.


Will there be an information session?

YES! ONCA will host an information session about Fulbright that will cover everything you need to know. If you end up missing the information session, you can always e-mail us at onca@winthrop.edu to learn more.

If you would like to learn more, check out http://us.fulbrightonline.org/.