The Fulbright Program

How to Apply - The Fulbright Program

Faculty | Student Applicants

The Fulbright Scholar Program for 2013-2014 is Closed.

The Fulbright Scholar Program is offering teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries for the 2013-2014 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. There are awards in 45 specific academic disciplines as well as 167 awards open to all disciplines.

Interested faculty and professionals are encouraged to participate in one of our weekly webinars. Each deals with a topic germane to the 2013-2014 competition, from regional and discipline information to how to fill out an application. For more information, visit our website at U.S. citizenship is required. For other eligibility requirements and detailed award descriptions visit our website at or contact us at


2014-2015 Fulbright Scholar Competition
Will Open in August 2013

Faculty, staff, administrators, retired members of the CSU community, and adjunct faculty are able to apply for grants. The awards vary from two months to an academic year or longer. While foreign language skills are needed in some countries, most lecturing assignments are in English. Application deadline is August 1 each year.

To view details on the new awards, check eligibility guidelines, and apply online, go to CIES Web site located at and then click "traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards" on the right side of the screen.

For assistance and advice on the application process, contact Harlan Smith via email


2016-2017 U.S. Student Fulbright Program Application Will Open in May 2015

Any CSU student or alumnus is welcome to apply for a full grant to study, conduct research and/or teach English abroad in one of approximately 140 participating countries worldwide. Please visit the U.S. Student Fulbright Program website for details.

For further information, please contact Julie Good, Manager of Education Abroad and U.S. Student Fulbright Advisor, via email at: