University of Liverpool

The Fulbright University of Liverpool Award covers a three-to-six month project for researching, lecturing or teaching in or across any research-active departments at the university.

Founded in 1881, the University of Liverpool is an internationally renowned Russell Group university. Its research is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide.

Our Liverpool city campus forms the central point of our world class teaching, leading research and innovative industrial opportunities, supported by campuses in London and Suzhou.

The university is associated with nine Nobel Laureates, has collaborations with 1,300 external organisations, hosts over 22,000 students, 7000 of whom are international as well as 1,500 leading researchers. We are also the UK’s leading provider of fully online postgraduate degrees.

The city of Liverpool was named the first Capital of Culture in England by the European Union in 2008. It is a thrilling world city with a lot to offer:

  • Projected 15% growth in knowledge economy by 2022
  • UK's fastest growing city outside London
  • Thriving arts, music and cultural capital
  • UNESCO World Heritage skyline
  • Birthplace of the Beatles
  • Most museums and galleries outside London
  • UK's oldest Chinese community

Grant amount

  • £2,500 per month

This funding is intended as a contribution towards US-UK travel, institutional fees, accommodation, and general maintenance costs while in the UK.