Date: 15 November 2010
To: All UF Graduate Students
Cc: All UF Graduate Coordinators and Staff
From: Bess de Farber, Library Grants Manager, UF Libraries
RE: November 18: How to Apply for Fulbright US Student Programs
How to Apply for Fulbright US Student Programs - International Funding Opportunities
Presenter: John Denny, Associate Director, Advisor, UF Honors Program
November 18, 2010
4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Room 107, Marston Science Library
Target audience: US citizens, completed BA or equivalent
The Fulbright Program offers fellowships to US students for study, research, and/or teaching assistantships abroad.
Fulbright US Student Program
Synopsis: A US Student Fulbright Grant allows for individually designed study/research projects or an English Teaching Assistantship, provides support for study/research/teaching in a single country, facilitates cultural exchange through direct interaction on an individual basis in the classroom, field, home, and in daily tasks and promotes mutual understanding through engagement in the community.
-- become familiar with opportunities for international research and teaching English through the US Fulbright Program
-- understand the components of a Fulbright Grant proposal
-- identify campus resources and receive information on how to prepare a competitive application