Program News


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!

Program News


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!

Program News

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 sessions!

Commission News


Mar 25, 2021

“A Completely Different Perspective”: Meghan Gregonis (Consul Series)

Many people work to help Fulbright Germany make the experiences of international academics possible. One key player is Meghan Gregonis, US Consul General in Munich. Read about the impact international exchange has had on her here!

Commission News


Feb 10, 2021

Lifelong Fulbrighters: Join the German Fulbright Alumni Association

The Fulbright Alumni e.V. works to bring together Fulbrighters in Germany in order to further strengthen this community and enhance the Fulbright experience. Read More.

Commission News


Dec 22, 2020

Season's Greetings from Fulbright Germany

In a year full of challenges, we wish you a moment of peace and togetherness in this holiday season. We will be out of the office until January 4th. Read on for our holiday card for you!

Our Fulbrighters


Zwischen Brandeis & MIT: Erfahrungsbericht einer Fulbright-Forschungsstipendiatin in Boston

Grantee Experience (Doktorandenstipendium) - Warum soll man zwischen drei der besten Universitäten der Welt wählen, wenn man alles haben kann? Dieser Traum wurde für die Doktorandin und Fulbright-Stipendiatin Franziska Lara Paulmann mit ihrem Forschungsstipendium in Boston zur Realität. Lies mehr über ihre Erfahrungen hier!

Our Fulbrighters


How Cultural Exchange is a Hands-On Way to Build Peace (Interview)

Fulbrighter Focus - Studying and researching abroad provide essential tools for a peaceful world. We spoke with peacebuilding expert and Fulbrighter David J. Smith about how exchange can expand horizons and build up our communities, even in the times of coronavirus and social change.


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.


May 18, 2020

Update: German-American Science Slam

Fulbright Germany is hosting a German-American Science Slam in Köln on May 18, 2020. For the slam, we are looking for six young scientists from all academic fields. Apply now to share your passion for science with an intercultural audience!


Mar 21, 2020 - Mar 25, 2020

Berlin Seminar 2020 - Important Update

It is with a heavy heart that we must cancel this year’s Berlin Seminar. Read more information here.