The Fulbright Scholarship program which is sponsored by the U.S Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) under policy guidelines collaborates with bi-national Fulbright Commissions and Public Affairs sections of U.S Embassies abroad.
The State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs has the responsibility of preparing a budget request to the Congress who makes the decision on the allocation of funds to partnering countries.
Award of Scholarship: Generally, the grant funds tuition, airfare, a living stipend, health insurance, etc. The Fulbright program provides funding throughout the duration of the study.
Level of Study: All levels
Eligible Fields of study: All fields
Application Deadline: Endeavour to send your application on or before October 8th 2019.
Host country: USA
Eligible countries: This Scholarship is available to International students from 155 countries around the World. These countries are located in Middle East and North Africa, South and Central Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa just to name a few.
Required Documents When Applying For Fulbright Scholarship Program
In finalizing your application to become a beneficiary of this program, there are certain documents which will be demanded depending. Some of these documents include;
- Biographical Data
- Program Information
- Statement of Grant Purpose
- Affiliation Letter
- Personal Statement
- Foreign Language Forms
- For select countries – Critical Language Enhancement Award Statement
- Supplementary Materials
- Ethical Requirements