Fulbright Grants Information Session
With Walter Jackson, Program Manager, Fulbright U.S. Student Programs, Institute of International Education
Thursday, April 11, 2013, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
202 Hamilton Hall (Core Curriculum Conference Room)
Fulbright Grants for Study and Research Abroad provide for one year of study or research in one of over 135 countries around the world, other than the U.S. Projects may include university coursework, independent library, lab, or field research, classes in a music conservatory or art school, special projects in the social or life sciences, or a combination.
Fulbright Grants for English Teaching Assistantships Abroad provide placements for one year in secondary schools and universities, where grantees contribute to English-language instruction. ETA grants are offered in over 60 countries around the world, other than the U.S. Recipients are expected to propose small research projects or community engagement activities beyond their teaching responsibilities.
Candidates for all Fulbright Grants must be U.S. citizens, possess a Bachelor’s degree by the start date of their program, be in good health, and have proficiency in the language of their host country sufficient to conduct their project.
Visit us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html for more information about the program.
To discuss your potential as a candidate and learn more about Columbia’s campus evaluation process, please stop by fellowships drop-in hours in the Office of Global Programs, 606 Kent Hall, between 2 and 4 p.m. on any Wednesday or Thursday.
Columbia candidates should submit an Application Advising Questionnaire for these grants between Monday, April 15, 2013 and a date to be determined in late summer.
Download the questionnaire form from: