Fulbright US Student Program

Offers one academic year of study, research, or teaching assistantship experience.

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program sponsors year-long experiences abroad including teaching, research, and study. Grants cover tuition, fees and travel and include a stipend. Applicants in all fields are welcome.

Visit our Workshops and Information Sessions page to view the latest upcoming information sessions, alumni panels, and affiliation FAQs throughout the Spring Quarter. 

For information on campus procedures, please visit the Fulbright Application Guide.

Visit the Fulbright Website: Tutorials for a comprehensive introduction to the various aspects of the Fulbright program.

If you wish to complete the Fulbright Primer, please use the following link: https://ccsa.uchicago.edu/content/fulbright-grant-primer

Deadline Information

Primer Due Date: Monday, April 16, 2018

First Draft Due Date: Monday, July 2, 2018

Campus Application Deadline: Thursday, August 30, 2018

Eligibility Requirements

  • Candidates must have completed a bachelor's degree by the start of the grant period; therefore, applications for Fulbright grants may only be submitted by fourth-year students (who will graduate before the start of the grant period) or recent graduates. Third-year students should begin planning during late winter or early spring quarters.
  • US citizens are eligible to apply. 
  • For an overview of the campus application process, visit the Fulbright Application Guide for Campus Applicants page.
  • Recent alumni of the College who are not currently in graduate school are encouraged to apply through the campus process. The CCSA is available for all College alumni applicants.

A separate campus application process exists for University of Chicago graduate students.

**Please note: If the listed deadlines have passed, please forward inquiries to Nick Morris at ncmorris@uchicago.edu 

For more information on this opportunity, please contact: 
Nicholas Morris