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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program 2024-25 Competition is open!

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program's 2024-25 competition is open, featuring over 400 awards offered in more than 135 countriesFulbright U.S. Scholar Awards allow academics, professionals and artists who are U.S. citizens to teach, research, and carry out professional projects abroad.  We accept applications until September 15, 2023.

Got application questions? We've got answers!

AUGUST 23rd:  Join our Open Forum on the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Application
As our competition deadline of September 15 is coming soon, we invite you to join us for an in depth look at the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program application process as well as the various components and required materials. This open forum will provide applicants a chance to ask their questions live to IIE staff.  Come prepared with your questions or simply listen along to learn from the conversation.

Register to join us on Wednesday August 23 and get your application questions answered live!

In addition to our Open Forum on August 23, Fulbright offers office hours to address your application questions through the end of the competition!

We look forward to seeing you (virtually) in webinars throughout the year!  Note that any times listed for webinars or other live resource events are in U.S. Eastern standard time.  Can't join us live? All webinars and slides are archived on our site here.

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If you have questions about the Fulbright program, please contact:
Jamie Burriss, Ph.D. 
MTSU Fulbright Liaison  
Email: Jamie.Burriss@mtsu.edu 
Phone:  (615) 494-7669

View MTSU Scholar Awardees

Scholar Program Group Program Country  Discipline  Host Institution  Academic Year
Albakry, Mohammed Core  Morocco  Language Teaching Mohammed V Universit 2011-2012
Clippard Laura Seminar  Japan  Education The Japan-United States Educational Commission 2019-2020
Erenso, Daniel  Core  Ethiopia  Physics Addis Ababa University 2016-2017
Foley, Sean   Core Malaysia  History  International Islamic University of Malaysia 2010-2011
Hidayati, Siti   Core Indonesia  Biology  University of Bengkulu 2013-2014
Pace, Richard   Core Brazil  Anthropology  Federal University of Para 2011-2012
Petersen, Karen   Seminar India  International Relations  United States-India Education Foundation (USIEF) 2019-2020
Rosenmuller, Christoph  Core Austria  History  Karl-Franzens-University of Graz 2017-2018
Rosenmuller, Christoph  Core Mexico  History  College of Mexico 2014-2015
Rosenmuller, Christoph  Core Mexico  History  The College of Mexico (El Colegio de Mexico) 2015-2016