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During this year of celebration for the Fulbright Program’s 75th anniversary, we encourage all program alumni and partners to share their Fulbright experiences with us, engage with their local communities and schools, and join the diverse and dynamic network of Fulbrighters around the world.

Fulbrighter speaking to a room of peers.
Baraka Deo Elias
Tanzania to U.S., 2019

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Share Your Story

Tell us about your Fulbright experience, or how a Fulbrighter has impacted your life.

Share Your Fulbright Impact

If you post about your experiences on social media, use the Fulbright hashtag (#Fulbright) and/or tag the Fulbright Program for a chance to be featured on our own social media channels. You can find us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

Share Your Fulbright Story with Us

Are you a Fulbright alumnus/a, or someone whose life was impacted by a Fulbrighter in some way? Let us know how Fulbright made a difference by filling out the survey below.

Find tips on how to best share your Fulbright experience here.

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Engage

Bring Fulbright into Your Community & Classroom

Tell others about the Fulbright Program and promote the value of international exchange in your local communities.

Network

Connect with Fulbright Alumni

Expand your network of fellow Fulbrighters to create positive change.

Join the Fulbrighter platform.

The Fulbrighter networking platform is the exclusive online community for current Fulbrighters and alumni worldwide. With over 20,000 users, this platform inspires Fulbrighters to connect, network, engage, and collaborate with their peers through discussions, interest groups, and virtual activities. To learn more about Fulbrighter or to join, click below.

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Join your local chapter of the Fulbright Association.

For Fulbright alumni in the United States, the Fulbright Association has 54 volunteer-led chapters across the country. Chapters organize programs and events that provide Fulbright alumni and visiting Fulbrighters with diverse opportunities for networking, professional development, mentoring, cultural enrichment, and community service. Find yours in the link below to volunteer and learn about programs.

Find Your Chapter

Not in the United States?

To learn more about what Fulbright alumni groups are active in your area, please contact your local Fulbright Commission or U.S. Embassy.

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In the Media

Recent News

Discover Fulbright Program news and updates.

Egyptian Fulbright Alumnus Discovers “Lost Golden City”

Egyptologist and Fulbright alumnus Dr. Zahi Hawass’ discovery “has been hailed as one of the most important archaeological finds since Tutankhamun’s tomb.”

Read MoreEgyptian Fulbright Alumnus Discovers “Lost Golden City”

Fulbright Association Celebrates 75th Anniversary with Participant Stories

The U.S. alumni organization of the Fulbright Program, the Fulbright Association, is sharing stories of inspirational Fulbrighters throughout 2021.

Read MoreFulbright Association Celebrates 75th Anniversary with Participant Stories

Third Fulbright Arctic Initiative Launches with Virtual Kick-Off

On March 23-24, the new cohort of Fulbright Arctic Scholars held a virtual meeting to kick off their 18-month collaborative research program.

Read MoreThird Fulbright Arctic Initiative Launches with Virtual Kick-Off

Ex-Bristol Student Unable to Read at 13 Now Studying for PhD on Fulbright

William Carter was unable to read until the age of 13 because of his severe dyslexia and dyspraxia. He is now on a Fulbright at the University of California, Berkeley.

Read MoreEx-Bristol Student Unable to Read at 13 Now Studying for PhD on Fulbright

TCU Celebrates 75-Year Legacy with the U.S. Fulbright Program

Texas Christian University (TCU) launched a site that celebrates TCU Fulbrighters and their stories.

Read MoreTCU Celebrates 75-Year Legacy with the U.S. Fulbright Program

Fulbright Alumnus Named Editor-at-Large at Lonely Planet

Travel writer, multimedia journalist, and Fulbright alumnus Sebastian Modak was named the new Editor-at-Large for Lonely Planet.

Read MoreFulbright Alumnus Named Editor-at-Large at Lonely Planet

An Advocate for the Disabled Talks About the Importance of Giving Back

Eyþór Kamban Þrastarson, a Fulbright fellow (Iceland to the U.S., 2015) and a manager of a Erasmus collaboration project that aims to empower and enable young people that are blind and visually impaired, discusses the impact Fulbright made on his life.

Read MoreAn Advocate for the Disabled Talks About the Importance of Giving Back

2020-21 Fulbright Top Producing Institutions Announced

We congratulate the 2020-21 Top Producing Institutions of Fulbright U.S. Students and Scholars, who had the most Fulbrighters in certain categories.

Read More2020-21 Fulbright Top Producing Institutions Announced

Rakuten Donation Enhances Fulbright Opportunities for Japanese Students

Fulbright Japan announced that Rakuten, Inc. has committed to establishing the Fulbright-Mikitani Memorial Grant to support future Japanese participants.

Read MoreRakuten Donation Enhances Fulbright Opportunities for Japanese Students

National Archives Signs MOU with Fulbright for Archival Science Fellowship

The National Archives and the State Department formalized a new partnership to establish the Fulbright-National Archives Heritage Science Fellowship.

Read MoreNational Archives Signs MOU with Fulbright for Archival Science Fellowship

Fulbright Partners with National Park Service to Strengthen Exchanges

Fulbright and the National Park Service signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), increasing environmental and cultural awareness worldwide.

Read MoreFulbright Partners with National Park Service to Strengthen Exchanges

Fulbright Program Celebrates 75th Anniversary in 2021

Read more about the Fulbright Program’s 75th anniversary celebration in DipNote, the U.S. Department of State’s official blog.

Read MoreFulbright Program Celebrates 75th Anniversary in 2021

The Fulbright Program’s 2020 Year in Review

Take a look back at the program’s highlights and milestones in an unprecedented year.

Read MoreThe Fulbright Program’s 2020 Year in Review

The 2019-20 Fulbright-National Geographic Fellows Share their Stories

Now back from the field, the four 2019-20 Fulbright-National Geographic Storytelling Fellows share their research and photos.

Read MoreThe 2019-20 Fulbright-National Geographic Fellows Share their Stories

2021 Events & Activities

Organizations around the world are celebrating Fulbright's 75th Anniversary.

Submit activities and events here, if you would like to be featured below.

4.21 Fulbright Day: South Africa More information 4.21 Fulbright Programs as a Catalyst for Internationalization: An HSI Perspective. More information 4.22 Fulbright Day: Trinidad and Tobago More information 4.22 Fulbright Poland Presents: Climate Change – When Science Meets Activism More information 4.22 Fulbright Forum on Global Sea Level Rise And Our Changing Coastal Future hosted by the Fulbright Association More information 4.23 Fulbright Impact in the Field Alumni Panel: Climate Change and Environmental Justice More information 4.23 Fulbright Celebrates National Park Week: Explore Crater Lake National Park More information 5.03 Teacher Appreciation Week More information 5.07 Fulbright Day: Turkey More information 5.11 Fulbright Forum on Fighting Human Trafficking hosted by the Fulbright Association More information 5.18 Fulbright Day: Romania More information 5.24 Fulbright Day: Bulgaria More information