Fulbright is the U.S. government's flagship exchange program with the world. Fulbright offers international educational and cultural exchange programs for passionate and accomplished students, scholars, artists, teachers, and professionals of all backgrounds to study, teach, or pursue important research and professional projects. 

U.S. Scholar Program

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers approximately 470 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. In addition to several new program models designed to meet the changing needs of U.S. academics and professionals, Fulbright offers flexible awards including multi-country opportunities.

Visiting Scholar Program

Individual Fulbright grants are available for scholars from selected countries to conduct research, lecture or pursue combined lecturing and research at OSU. Under the Visiting Fulbright Scholar Program, scholars apply in their home country for Fulbright awards to come to OSU.

U.S. Student Program

The US Student Program offers fellowships for US graduating college seniors, graduate students, early career professionals to study, conduct research, and/or teach English abroad for six months to a year. In addition, Critical Language Enhancement Awards are given to grantees for study of critical need foreign languages before or during their grant period.

Foreign Student Program

The Fulbright Foreign Student Program enables graduate students, young professionals and artists from abroad to study and conduct research in the United States. The Fulbright Foreign Student Program operates in more than 160 countries worldwide. Approximately 4,000 foreign students receive Fulbright scholarships each year.