Trading Spaces: Tales from Two Star-Crossed Fulbrighters

My Fulbright ETA year in Dresden was filled with the typical clichés of an education abroad experience: language and cultural immersion, numerous receipts for bus companies, and intense friendships.

Trading Spaces: Tales from Two Star-Crossed Fulbrighters

My Fulbright ETA year in Dresden was filled with the typical clichés of an education abroad experience: language and cultural immersion, numerous receipts for bus companies, and intense friendships.

Diversity Summer Institute 2017

Watch a video by Fulbrighter Nan-Hua Nadja Yang about the 2017 Diversity Summer Institute at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.

Diversity Summer Institute 2017

Watch a video by Fulbrighter Nan-Hua Nadja Yang about the 2017 Diversity Summer Institute at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.

Am Anfang stand Fulbright

Als ich an der TU Berlin noch mit meinem Vordiplom beschäftigt war, las ich einen Anschlag, der auf ein Fulbright-Stipendium für einen Jahresaufenthalt 1954/55 an einer amerikanischen Universität aufmerksam machte.

Am Anfang stand Fulbright

Als ich an der TU Berlin noch mit meinem Vordiplom beschäftigt war, las ich einen Anschlag, der auf ein Fulbright-Stipendium für einen Jahresaufenthalt 1954/55 an einer amerikanischen Universität aufmerksam machte.

Fulbright Network Germany

The German-American Fulbright Commission offers a platform for German and American Fulbrighters to engage and get in touch with each other.

Fulbright Network Germany

The German-American Fulbright Commission offers a platform for German and American Fulbrighters to engage and get in touch with each other.

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Program News

Dec 01, 2017

A look at lives of Reisestipendiaten in the U.S.

Three of our current German travel-only grantees take you along their journey in the U.S. Lukas Eschment shares his quite amazing view of student life at California State University in Long Beach.

Program News

Nov 21, 2017

U.S. Journalists Participate in Berlin Capital Program

A collegial and hard-working group of 14 young journalists and journalism students completed the Berlin Capital Program last week.

Program News

Nov 07, 2017

Future Teachers Learn from American Colleagues

During their two-week stay, the Fulbrighters received hands-on insights into the American way of integration in the classroom: The young teachers (to be) from Germany learned from their American counterparts.

Commission News

Dec 01, 2017

Recent Trends in German-American Academic Exchanges

Executive Director Dr. Oliver Schmidt and Charlotte Securius-Carr, Head of Fulbright Programs, ran a Fulbright info session about recent trends in German-American academic exchanges at this year's DAAD-Leitertagung.

Commission News

Nov 29, 2017

2018 Fulbright Prize for International Understanding

The call for nominations for the 2018 J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding by the Fulbright Association is now open. Nominations will be accepted through December 15, 2017.

Commission News

Nov 10, 2017

Assistant Secretary of State Wess Mitchell meets Fulbrighters

On November 10, 2017 U.S. Assistant Secretary of State A. Wess Mitchell met with Fulbrighters of the Diversity Summer Institutes at the Fulbright office in Berlin to discuss the impact of exchange programs.

Our Fulbrighters

Trading Spaces: Tales from Two Star-Crossed Fulbrighters

By Sarah Heineken - My Fulbright ETA year in Dresden was filled with the typical clichés of an education abroad experience: language and cultural immersion, numerous receipts for bus companies, and intense friendships.

Our Fulbrighters

A Tar Heel Abroad: New Outlooks gained in former East Germany

By Daniel Franch - As a Teaching Assistant at the Gymnasium Philanthropinum in Dessau, I have made invaluable connections and improved both my professional foreign language teaching and personal skills.

Publications

Annual Reports

The Commission's annual reports are free for download. They can be used to advertise the Fulbright Program.

Publications

The First Class of Fulbrighters

The First Class of Fulbrighters is a collection of essays written by members of the first class to participate in the German-American exchange.

Events

Mar 17, 2018

Berlin Seminar 2018

Ever since the first American Fulbrighters came to Germany, the Fulbright Commission has arranged a mid-year seminar enabling grantees to get together, share experiences, and discuss their accomplishments.

Events

Dec 13, 2017

Meeting of the Association of Fulbright's Friends and Sponsors

On December 13, 2017 the Friends and Sponsors of the German-American Fulbright Commission will gather for their annual General Meeting to discuss this past year’s successes and challenges at Fulbright.