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Feb 13 2017

5 things I have learned in the U.S.

Some of the Fulbright travel grantees just returned from the U.S.: Merle van Berkum who spent the fall term at the University of Florida in Gainesville, sums up five things she learned during her first month in the U.S.

Feb 02 2017

Advancing the world

“The one thing that all Fulbrighters have in common is that all of them are very unique personalities and try to advance the world by exchanging thoughts and ideas."

Dec 13 2016

Berlin Capital Program 2016

The Berlin Capital Program 2016 invited 13 young American journalists to gain a deeper understanding of the political, economic and cultural environment in Germany/Europe with a focus on the German media landscape.

Commission News

Feb 22 2017

Spring is in the air

The Berlin Seminar, with more than 500 international guests, is lurking around the corner, as the Fulbright office gets in shape and the Commission staff prepares for the new program season 2017.

Jan 06 2017

Ambassador Emerson says good-bye

U.S. Ambassador John B. Emerson will be leaving his post in Berlin shortly. Today he invited 20 German and American Fulbright fellows to the U.S. Embassy on Pariser Platz.

Dec 23 2016

Season’s Greetings

Current German Fulbright grantee Colin de Vrieze (left) and fellow Fulbrighter Daniel Gaspar from Mexico scan the horizon for 2017 from Mount Whitney – the highest summit in the contiguous United States.

Our Fulbrighters

New Perspectives from Belize

by Bridget Kinneary - I applied for a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship grant because I felt it would be the perfect way to exercise my passion for teaching while pursuing my interests in classical music.

On their own terms: two grantees tell their stories about inclusion

By Isabelle Ross - The German-American Fulbright Program prides itself on promoting understanding through cultural and academic exchange.

Publications

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.

Events

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.