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Fulbright Awards for UK Citizens
Exchanges to the USA
The US-UK Fulbright Commission provides generous grants to UK citizens for study, research and lecturing in the USA, in any subject and at any accredited higher education institution.
Now accepting applications for academic year 2017-18. Application deadline: 6 November 2016, midnight.
- Postgraduate Student Awards to pursue a postgraduate degree in the US or to attend a US university as a 'visiting student researcher' in any subject;* or
- Scholar and Professional Awards for academics and professionals to lecture, study and/or conduct research in the US.
*Please note that the "visiting student researcher" option applies to applicants who will pursue research projects at a degree granting accredited education institution while currently enrolled in an UK/European Master’s / Doctorate programme. Applicants will be required to engage in an independent full-time research project under the supervision of a research advisor at their U.S. host institution.
Eligibility: In order to apply for a Fulbright award you must be a UK citizen, resident anywhere except the United States. Non-UK citizens are required to apply in their country of citizenship, even if they are resident in the UK. Each award has additional specific eligibility criteria. Please review the Selection Criteria tab on each award's page for more information.
Undergraduate Opportunities in the USA
Applications for the Summer Institutes programme for undergraduates open in Autumn 2016.
- Summer Institutes for UK undergraduates to experience the US in a unique summer programme.
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