Program News

Jun 18, 2021

Congratulations to Our 2021 American Studies Award Laureate!

The German Association for American Studies (DGfA) and Fulbright Germany are pleased to announce that Dr. Jonas Anderson, assistant professor of Modern History at the Universität der Bundeswehr München, was awarded the 2021 American Studies Award at the DGfA Annual Meeting on June 17, 2021. Congratulations, Dr. Anderson!

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May 14, 2021

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What are other and inclusive forms of diplomacy – beyond traditional politics?

Inspired by the Global Diplomacy Lab which Fulbright recently joined as lead partner, three Fulbrighters discussed this question in an online panel on May 10 facilitated by journalist Madeleine Schwartz together with around 120 participants.

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May 06, 2021


Turning Nations Into People – Kick-Off of the 2021 Fulbright Germany Online Seminar

On May 2, Fulbright Germany kicked off its Online Seminar to equip German and U.S. grantees with networking opportunities and valuable tools in preparation for their exchange experience.

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Feb 23, 2021


Applying for the Fulbright PhD Visiting Student Researcher Program Just Got Easier

Our selection committee and program team brought together a video to help answer some common application questions for the PhD program. Find out some of the best practices for applications here!

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Dec 11, 2020


Meet the Winner of the #MeetAGerman Social Media Lottery!

On October 6, over eight thousand US students had the chance to “meet a German” online. With all the wonderful photos shared online we had to let a lottery decide the winning photo. Check it out here!

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Sep 23, 2020

“Meet-a-German 2020“ goes live!

Thousands of US students will "meet a German" on October 6. Take a virtual trip across the US on our interactive map and discover which schools and speakers are participating. Follow #MeetAGerman on social media to learn more about their classroom sessions!

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Aug 06, 2020

Sign up for the first virtual Meet-a-German!

On October 6, several thousand US students will meet speakers with first-hand experience of German culture in virtual classroom sessions. We are excited to utilize digital tools to bring people together! Be part of this fun initiative and register here as a speaker or host school by August 24, 2020.

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Jul 16, 2020


The 2020 Berlin Capital Program Goes Virtual

This year the BCP, which was to happen May 23-30, was instead complemented by a virtual version of the program. The “Virtual BCP” provided participants with a taste of what they will experience during the rescheduled, in-person program.

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Jun 05, 2020


Congratulations to Our Two 2020 Fulbright-Cottrell Award Laureates!

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Apr 03, 2020


COVID-19 Update & Application Information

Read the statement on current developments, as well as updates for application and program processes in these novel times here.

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