The Fulbright Program

Prominent Fulbright Scholars of the Past

A Tradition of Excellence

Fulbright alumni have achieved distinction in government, science, the arts, business, philanthropy, education, and athletics.

Prominent Fulbright alumni include:

  • Gary Conille, Former Prime Minister of Haiti;
  • John Hope Franklin, noted American historian and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient;
  • Muhammad Yunus, founder, Grameen Bank, and 2006 Nobel Peace Prize recipient;
  • Juan Manuel Santos, president of Colombia;
  • Riccardo Giacconi, physicist and 2002 Nobel Laureate;
  • Amar Gopal Bose, founder, Bose Corporation;
  • Renée Fleming, soprano; and
  • Daniel Libeskind, architect.

- See more at: http://eca.state.gov/fulbright/fulbright-alumni/notable-fulbrighters#sth...