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.  Read more

Welcome to the German-American Fulbright Program

It implements Senator J. William Fulbright's visionary concept. Read more

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Program News

Nov 25 2016

American Studies Institute 2016

The 2016 American Studies Institute “Why Black Lives Matter: Race and Politics in the U.S.” invited 12 German scholars to the San Francisco State University.

Oct 14 2016

Fulbright-Schuman Grants

The Fulbright-Schuman Program funds graduate and post-graduate study, research, and lecture proposals in the field of US-EU relations, EU policy, or EU institutions.

Oct 07 2016

Educational Experts Seminar

In Atlanta, the Educational Experts Seminar provided 12 German university leaders and higher education strategists with close insights into: “The Role of U.S. Universities: Balancing Education, Research, and Industry”.

Commission News

Nov 09 2016

Pressemitteilung zu U.S.-Wahlen

"Ein historisches Erdbeben, doch die amerikanische Demokratie ist widerständig". Dr. Oliver Schmidt steht als Experte für Fragen zur Verfügung.

Oct 20 2016

New Executive Director

Dr. Oliver Schmidt is the new Executive Director of the German-American Fulbright Commission in Berlin and will assume office on November 1, 2016.

Oct 19 2016

New Commission Board Members

The Commission and the Secretariat welcome the new members on the Fulbright Commission Board: Dr. Thomas Grünewald and Professor Dr. Horst Hippler.

Our Fulbrighters

Did you know that you can save a life?

By Dennis King - Every 3 minutes in the U.S. and every 15 minutes in Germany, someone is diagnosed with blood cancer. But there is hope. It’s called Delete Blood Cancer.

From American Sign Language to Gebärdensprache

By Jennifer Lu - "It was cold. Froggy looked out of the window. 'Snow! Snow!' he sang. 'I want to play in the snow!'"


Annual Reports

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

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.


Mar 26 2017 - Mar 30 2017

Berlin Seminar 2017

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.

Nov 21 2016

Thanksgiving Event 2016

On November 21, 2016 the Fulbright Commission hosted a Thanksgiving event at the “Alte Pumpe” in Berlin - a joint venture with the DAAD and the Alexander-von-Humboldt-Foundation.