July 2022

45th Annual Conference October 6-9


Chapter Awards

Deadline: August, 31

Link to Nominate
Nominations are now open for this year's Chapter Awards! We are currently accepting nominations for the following categories:
  • Outstanding Chapter Leader 
  • Outstanding Former Chapter Leader
  • Program of the Year 
  • Virtual Program of the Year
  • Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion
  • Excellence in Advocacy
  • Excellence in Service

Register by August 19 for the Early Bird Discount

It’s time to get together in-person again! Join us and reconnect with your Fulbright community and friends to share ideas and stories, network and build new relationships! We look forward to seeing you at #FACON22! As always, members receive a discount on all types of conference registration (full or one-day). See all registration options and check prices.

Pilot Mentorship Program

Thank you to all our Young Professional and Newly Returned members who shared their thoughts on how the Fulbright Association can better meet the needs of our younger members. We are currently in the process of developing a pilot mentorship program to connect early career Fulbrighters with more experienced professionals in the Fulbright community to further their personal and professional growth. We look forward to learning more over the coming year and sharing our new program with the entire Fulbright community soon!
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Fulbright Chronicles: Issue 2 published

Fulbright Chronicles is the independent, open access, peer-reviewed journal by and for the global Fulbright community. Read the new Issue.

Insight Trip to Slovenia - Recap

For many, Slovenia would not be on their short list of countries to visit, but that is a mistake. The country is lovely, the people are friendly, and the food is excellent – all desirable attributes in my mind. After all, that is what makes a Fulbright Association trip so unique – the ability to interact with a county and its people at a much deeper level than your average tour. Read More.




Fulbright U.S. Scholar Application - Open Forum

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

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 question live to IIE staff. Come prepared with your questions or simply listen along. Register

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program Competition is NOW OPEN! The national deadline is October 11. Please share this information with any U.S. graduating seniors, graduate students, young professionals and artists who might be interested in applying or colleagues who can encourage and advise them. has a great section on Getting Started, to walk prospective applicants through the process.


Fulbright – MCI | The Entrepreneurial School ®  Visiting Professorship for 2023-2024

Deadline: September 15, 2022.

The Fulbright – MCI Visiting Professorship is open to faculty members at US universities with distinguished scholarly accomplishments and interdisciplinary interests to work in one or more of the following fields: Business, Management, Entrepreneurship, Health Economics, Social Sciences, Business Law, Information Technology, Environmental, Industrial and Medical Engineering, Mechatronics, Biotechnology and Food Technology. Read more details.

Interested in Applying for a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Opportunity?

The deadline for applications for the U.S. Scholar Program for 2023-24 is September 15, 2022, 11:59 pm PST.  Hear directly from Program staff as they share details about awards by region, discipline or program, as well as offer general application advice and answer questions live from attendees. Register for an upcoming webinar, or view a recording in our Webinar Archive. For more information on how to stay informed about the U.S. Scholar Program or refer a colleague to apply, visit Connect with Fulbright


Fulbright Store


Buy for yourself or your favorite Fulbrighter!

Featured Fulbright Accomplishments

We want to share your accomplishments with the Fulbright community. Have you recently published an article or book, or started a noteworthy initiative? Please note you have to be a current member of the Association to be featured. Submit an accomplishment.


Thank you to our featured institutional members!

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