Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

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The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers nearly 470 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries.

The Fulbright US Scholar competition for academic year 2022-2023 is now open.

The application deadline is Sept. 15, 2021. Interested faculty should contact Becky Struwe, Director, Global People Operations & Fulbright Scholar Liaison.

Former Penn Fulbright U.S. Scholars

Penn faculty members interested in the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program may wish to speak to other Penn faculty members about their Fulbright Scholar experiences. The following faculty members are recent Fulbright U.S. Scholars who would be happy to speak to you.

Sunday Akintoye
Associate Professor
Oral Medicine (School of Dental Medicine)

Lisa Mitchell
Associate Professor
Department of South Asia Studies (SAS)

Fulbright Tax Information

The IRS has published a guide for Fulbright grant tax issues.

Program Contacts

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program 

For more information, contact:
Becky Struwe
Director, Global People Operations & Fulbright Scholar Liaison

Upcoming Events

New Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador Webinars:

Join Fulbright for interactive sessions to meet the new Fulbright US Scholar Alumni Ambassador cohort. Learn about their path to Fulbright and the outcomes and impact on their teaching and research. To register for a session, just click on the date below. 

Thursday, July 1, 2021, 2 PM EST
Friday, July 9, 2021, 2 PM EST

Upcoming Fulbright events