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A Message from the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board

Paul Winfree Chair, Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board Paul Winfree is Director of Economic Policy Studies, Acting Director of the Center for Data Analysis, and the Richard F. Aster Fellow at […]

A Message from the U.S. Secretary of State

The Honorable Antony Blinken United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken, U.S. Secretary of State, has helped shape U.S. foreign policy to ensure it protects U.S. interests and delivers results […]

Fulbright Day: Malaysia – December 7

On December 7, 2021, the Malaysian-American Commission on Educational Exchange (MACEE) celebrated the 75th anniversary of the Fulbright Program through a virtual open house entitled, “The Bridge: Fulbright @ 75.”

Fulbright Day: Turkmenistan – December 17

U.S. Embassy Ashgabat celebrated the 75th Anniversary of the world-renowned Fulbright Program. Alumni will have a chance to meet each other in person to network.

Fulbright Day: Peru – December 15

Celebrating the Fulbright Program’s 75th Anniversary, the Commission in Peru hosted a Facebook Live event with Fulbright alumni who discussed their participation in Fulbright Projects, a special initiative.

Fulbright Day: Sri Lanka – December 13

To celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the global Fulbright Program, the Fulbright Commission in Sri Lanka presented a virtual keynote address, “Connecting Crossing Boundaries and Imaging sans Structures: Reflections on Fulbright Experiences,” by Fulbright Alumnus and eminent scholar Prof. Gamini Keerawella.

Fulbright Day: New Zealand – December 9

To celebrate 75 years of the global Fulbright Program, Fulbright New Zealand brought together a dynamic group of visual artists whose Fulbright experience significantly shaped key turning points in their artistic practice.

Fulbright Day: Mozambique – November 22

The Fulbright Day: Mozambique commemoration consisted of a virtual panel of alumni from different Fulbright programs available, including Gaspar Come, Fulbright Teaching English Assistant; Sandra Buvane, Hubert Humphrey Fellow; Tani Machonissa, Fulbright Scholar.

Featured Fulbright Alumni in the Arts

Featured Alumni Julie Dash (1991 Fulbright U.S. Scholar to the United Kingdom) is an American film and television director, writer, and producer. Her 1991 film Daughters of the Dust was […]

Featured Fulbright Alumni in Journalism

Featured Alumni Maria Ressa (1986 U.S. Student to the Philippines) is a Filipino-American author, journalist, longtime CNN reporter, and co-founder and CEO and President of the digital media company, Rappler. […]

A Message from Congress

The United States Congress created the Fulbright Program in 1946, and its members have sustained that support for the past 75 years. Today, thanks to Congress, Fulbright continues to develop […]

Fulbright Alumni in the Environment

Fulbright alumni are addressing environmental challenges through their work at the local, national, and international levels. By contributing to environmental policy, advancing research and conservation, and sharing environmental science with […]