Fulbright Scholar Program

About the Fulbright Scholar Program

The Fulbright Scholar Program offers over 500 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 is offering more opportunities for flexible, multi-country grants.

Media Coverage

App State Fulbrighter Dr. Suzanna Bräuer explores microbes’ impact on climate change, Appalachian Today, 3/26/21

App State Fulbright awardee Dr. Eric Karchmer researches adapting ancient Chinese medicine to treat emerging illnesses, Appalachian Today, 3/26/21

Top Producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students, 2020-21The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2/15/21

App State’s Fulbright scholars foster international connections despite global pandemic, AppalachianToday, 5/29/20

App State ranked nation’s top producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars in 2019–20, Watauga Democrat, 3/1/20

App State ranked the nation’s top producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars in 2019–20, AppalachianToday, 2/13/20

Top Producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students, 2019-20, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2/9/20

App State receives record number of Fulbright awards for faculty, AppalachianToday, 11/1/19

Voices Carry: Fulbright Recipients Have an Impact, Abroad and at Home, UNC System Office, 5/8/19

Dr. Alexandra Sterling-Hellenbrand awarded Fulbright to teach abroad in spring 2020, AppalachianToday, 4/23/19

Appalachian ties for top producer of Fulbright Scholars among master’s institutions, AppalachianToday, 2/15/19

Top Producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students, 2018-19, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2/10/19

Appalachian’s Dr. Scott Relyea receives Fulbright and Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS awards to further his studies in China’s Sichuan province, Appalachian Today, 6/26/18

Appalachian professor Dr. Steve Hageman receives Fulbright to study global warming’s effects in the polar Arctic, Appalachian Today, 6/22/18

Appalachian’s Adam Julian receives Fulbright Scholar Program award, Appalachian Today, 4/12/18

Appalachian’s Christopher Lytle to participate in Fulbright International Education Administrators Program this spring, Appalachian Today, 2/2/18

Two Appalachian faculty members named Fulbright Scholars, University News, 6/13/17

Appalachian’s 2017 Fulbright awards, Appalachian Magazine, 6/5/17

Appalachian named a top producer of Fulbright scholars, University News, 2/23/16

US expert talks on instructional technologies- John Tashner's Fulbright, The News, 1/24/15