Program News

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!

We are pleased to welcome the 2020 recipients of the Fulbright-Cottrell Award, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Ann-Christin Pöppler and Dr. Günther Thiele, to the Fulbright-Cottrell Scholar network.

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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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Mar 06, 2020


Follow our Leaders in Entrepeneurship participants

From February 23 to March 21, 2020, 26 undergraduate students from German universities and universities of applied sciences will participate in the Fulbright program “Leaders in Entrepreneurship” at Louisiana State University (LSU). Follow them online!

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Feb 25, 2020

Update: Fulbright-Cottrell Junior Faculty Professional Development Workshop

Are you a group leader in physics, chemistry or astronomy (or other STEM fields)? Would you like training and advice on topics such as better integrating your research with your teaching? Register now to attend the Fulbright-Cottrell Workshop in Cologne!

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