In general, the Fulbright Postgraduate Student Award competition for US citizens follows the below timeline. Candidates must make their own independent applications to UK institutions.

  • April: Applications open
  • October: Applications close
  • February: Shortlisted candidates invited to interview
  • March: All candidates notified of their status
  • April-June: Fulbright paperwork preparation
  • September: Arrival and orientation in the UK

For full details, please consult the Fulbright US Student programme website.