Fulbright Series

How to Apply for a Fulbright Grant: Informational Workshop for Faculty, Staff, and Administrators

Fulbright Grants
The Fulbright Scholar Program is a life-changing opportunity for faculty, staff, and administrators to teach, conduct research, and carry out professional projects in over 135 countries. Previous Fulbrighters report that the experience has been one of the most fulfilling in their careers, with profound effects on how they approach their teaching and scholarship in years to come.

Through this informational workshop, participants heard several experts talk about the various types of Fulbright grants and how to navigate the application process through EMU, as well as personal success stories of recent EMU faculty Fulbright grantees. Presenters included:

  • Jacyln Assarian, Recruitment Specialist, US Fulbright Program
  • Steven Pernecky, Interim Associate Provost for Graduate Studies and Research
  • Professor Bill Sverdlik, Department of Computer Science
  • Professor Ovidiu Calin, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
  • Daniel Hayes, President of the Fulbright Alumni Chapter Michigan/Northwest Ohio
  • Carla Damiano, Professor of German, Campus Fulbright Liaison (faculty), and Fulbright Program Advisor (students)
  • Jeffrey Bernstein, Director of the Faculty Development Center

Details & Session Recording

Friday, May 3rd, 2024
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

View the Session Recording

EMU Fulbright Scholar Procedures [PDF]

If you intend to apply for the Fulbright Grant and want to maximize your chances of winning this award, please view our past session materials below.

Access the 2023 session recording here.

View the 2023 session presentation here.

A Fulbright Grant can be life-changing for those who receive one. We hope to encourage you to apply!