Short video documenting the photography diplomacy of a former Fulbright fellow.
Microbiology, mathematics, biochemistry, international affairs, astronomy, ethnomusicology..These are just some of the many disciplines pursued by South Africans in the 2017 Fulbright Students and Scholars cohort.The U.S. Embassy's Fulbright office hosted the 2017 class of students and scholars for a pre-departure orientation on June 23 in Sandton, as they prepare for the next step in their academic careers following a highly competitive selection process.
The Fulbright Foreign Student Program competition for the 2018-2019 academic years is now open to applicants until May 13, 2017, the US embassy in the UAE announced on Thursday. The academic exchange programme is funded by the US Department of State and provides Emirati students and young professionals the opportunity to pursue graduate-level study in the US.
President Obama taps Markos Kounalakis to serve on the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
TODAY: Bringing clarity to the foggy formation of trade deals.
The Fulbright program […] is widely seen as a prime opportunity to add international experience to one’s résumé. Despite the bureau’s increased efforts to diversify the pool of grantees in recent years, though, the program also has a reputation of being overwhelmingly white. […] the State Department has been successful in increasing the participation of black people and other underrepresented minorities [...]
Research on heteropolarity, a new teaching position at the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, and plans for a publication on science diplomacy.