Fulbright Award Programme

Fulbright Awards Open to students and faculty, the Fulbright Awards provide funding and support for postgraduate study or research in the United States.

Fulbright Awards offered by the US-UK Fulbright Commission

Open to students and faculty, the Fulbright Awards provide funding and support for postgraduate study or research in the United States.

The scholarships are offered by the US-UK Fulbright Commission, whose mission is to advance knowledge, promote civic engagement and develop compassionate leaders through education exchange between the peoples of the UK and US.

The Commission aims to promote diversity, inclusion and equity in all their education exchange programming and is actively working to widen participation and to realise our vision of a world where there are no obstacles to learning, understanding and collaboration. 

 

WHO CAN APPLY

The Commission offer a number of awards, each with its own grant amount.  For example, All Disciplines Postgraduate Award offers up to $45,000 towards tuition, fees and maintenance costs in the US, to be used in any discipline, at any accredited US university.

For the Postgraduate awards, the Commission accept applications for Master’s and PhD programmes as well as visiting studentships or research supported by a US institution.  Applicants must hold a 2:1 undergraduate degree.  They may accept applications from individuals with a 2:2 classification in some exceptional circumstances.

For further information, please read the Fulbright Award Brief Information sheet which will direct you to a number of resources. 

If you are considering applying for a Fulbright Award please contact Helen Brown, International Director on Teams or by email (Helen.Brown@gcu.ac.uk).  Helen will be able to provide some additional support and guidance throughout the process of your application. 

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2022 FULBRIGHT AWARDS IS NOW OPEN.

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS EARLY NOVEMBER 2021

Terms and conditions

This is an external scholarship so please see the website for further information 

Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarships | US-UK Fulbright Commission