Fulbright U.S. Student Program and other international post-graduate scholarship/fellowship opportunities

The US Fulbright Student program fully funds post-baccalaureate study, independent research or English teaching assistantships in countries all over the world for recent college graduates, including graduate students.

Students in any major and all graduate students (without PhDs) are eligible to apply for grants for study/research or teaching abroad. It’s never too early to start preparing for this incredible scholarship opportunity, so freshmen, sophomores, and juniors should start now to familiarize themselves with Fulbright and other prestigious international fellowships! The following video contains information about the Fulbright scholarship that is included in the information sessions held each semester.

After watching the video and browsing the website (https://us.fulbrightonline.org), feel free to contact Prof. Mary Paddock (mary.paddock@qu.edu) with any questions.

NEW!! The Fulbright Canada- Mitacs Globalink internship program allows exceptional U.S. undergraduate students to do an internship in Canada during the 2021 summer semester.  This program will provide high performing students with the opportunity to be part of a 10 to 12-week research internship under the supervision of Canadian university faculty members in a variety of academic disciplines, from science, engineering and mathematics to the humanities and social sciences. The application deadline is Sept 30 2020. You’ll find more information about this program, including eligibility requirements, application instructions, and informational webinars here: https://www.fulbright.ca/programs/undergraduate-students/fulbright-canada-mitacs-globalink-program


If you are interested in an international scholarship opportunity other than Fulbright, including Rhodes, Marshall, and Truman, please contact Dr. Maureen McCarthy (maureen.mccarthy@qu.edu).


By Mary Paddock
Mary Paddock Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Interdisciplinary Studies, Executive Director, Collaborative for Interdisciplinary/Integrative Studies, Fulbright Program Adviser Mary Paddock