Fulbright Scholar Program

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers more than 500 awards in teaching, research or combined teaching/research. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and others.

To learn more about the history of the Fulbright Scholar Program, click on image below:

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If you are interested in learning about the Fulbright Scholar Program or the application process, check out our website:


This is a basic timeline for the Fulbright Scholar Program application process:

Fulbright program application timeline

The Fulbright Virtual Tool Kit provides a variety of resources that will help guide and build your application from start to finish.

If you have further questions please contact:

Isabela Varela, Director - International Students & Scholars Office (ISSO)

Maucker Union 113   319-273-6421



The Fulbright Program has granted the University of Northern Iowa Office of International Programs permission to utilize the resources on this page from Fulbright Program websites.