Our Sponsors

Our main institutional sponsors are:

  • German Federal Foreign Office (Auswärtiges Amt)
  • U.S. Department of State
  • Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung)

An increasing number of programs are supported by additional sponsors including:

  • Association of Friends and Sponsors of the German-American Fulbright Program (Verein der Freunde und Förderer des deutsch-amerikanischen Fulbright-Proramms e.V.)
  • The European Recovery Program (ERP)
  • Fulbright Alumni e.V.
  • German Federal States (Kultusministerien der Bundesländer)
  • German Hertie Foundation (Hertie-Stiftung)
  • Germanistic Society of America’s Scholarship Fund
  • Hochschulrektorenkonferenz
  • Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft
  • U.S. and German host institutions (universities)
  • Individual sponsors

Thanks to their contributions the German-American Fulbright Commission has been able to enlarge its program portfolio and reach out to new academic and professional communities on both sides of the Atlantic.