Office of National Scholarship Advisement

University of Mississippi

Fulbright Scholarship

Application year:

Senior, Entering Graduate, Graduate

Description:

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers opportunities for recent graduates, graduate students,
and developing professionals and artists to conduct career-launching study and research abroad.
There are also opportunities to teach English in countries around the world. It is sponsored by the
U.S. Department of State

Signature of Program:

Fulbright is the largest US international exchange program and offers opportunities for students to
undertake international graduate study, advanced research, and English teaching worldwide.

Amount of Award:

Varies with the fellowship

Requirements:

Applicants must be US Citizens by October of the application year. Language proficiency varies by
country. See the country and grant type pages on Fulbright’s site to learn about host¬†language
requirements. 3.0 GPA. Endoresement required by the University

Supplemental Materials:

Fulbright Checklist

Information for Research or Study Recommenders

Information for Engllish Teaching Assistant Recommenders

Personal Statement/Statement of Grant Purpose Advice (from USC)

Contact:

ONSA

Tim Dolan

tadolan@olemiss.edu

Please see the google form above for complete details on applying through the University of
Mississippi.

Campus Deadline:

August 15

Plan to meet early in the process with the ONSA office. Fill out the FERPA part of the google form
ASAP. The final complete online application is due at midnight August 15.

Area(s) of interest:

All