Scholar Award timeline

In general, the Fulbright Awards competition for British citizens follows the below timeline each year. Candidates must make their own independent applications to US institutions.

Applications for 2022-2023 are closed. 

If you are interested in the Fulbright Postgraduate Awards which are currently open, click here.

For 2022-23 awards:

  • Early August 2021: Applications open
  • Early November 2021: Applications close
  • End of January 2022: Shortlisted candidates invited to interview
  • February 2022: All candidates notified of their status
  • April 2022: Fulbright Finalist Workshop
  • June/July 2022: Pre-Departure Orientation
  • July onwards 2022: Independent departures to the USA

Applications for 2023-24 awards will be opening in August 2022. Stay informed by signing up to our UK Awards mailing list.