Fulbright Program

How to Apply - The Fulbright Program


Faculty, staff, administrators, retired members of the CSU community, and adjunct faculty are able to apply for Fulbright grants. The awards vary from a few weeks to an academic year or longer depending on the type. While foreign language skills are needed in some countries, most lecturing assignments are in English.

To view details on the Core Fulbright (including the Distinguished Chair and Global Scholar) awards, to check eligibility guidelines, and to apply online, go to CIES website or www.cies.org For assistance and advice on the application process, contact scholars@iie.org  The application deadline is September 15.

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program will continue to accept applications for awards for the 2021-2022 academic year even though the program is currenly suspended (as of March 2020). Over 450 awards offer more than 800 grants annually. To learn more click here. Additionally, we encourage you to  visit the Catalog of Awards. Regional and discipline-focused webinars are held every Wednesday from 2-3 PM EST. See the IIE Webinar Schedule for more details.

The Fulbright Specialist Program is administrated by World Learning. Please visit their website or https://fulbrightspecialist.worldlearning.org/the-fulbright-specialist-program/ There are 6-7 rolling application deadlines thoughout the year. Once approved to join the eligible roster, Specialists can remain on the list for up to three years until they are selected to serve.


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. The internal application deadline is September 15.

For further information, please contact Julie Good, Manager of International Programs and U.S. Student Fulbright Advisor for CSU, via email at: j.a.good88@csuohio.edu.