The Australian-American Fulbright Commission is pleased to announce the Fulbright Future Scholarships - our most generous scholarship program ever. The new scholarship program seeks to improve the health, wellbeing, and prosperity of Australians by funding innovative, impact-focused projects.
The Scholarship aims to contribute in a practical way to contemporary Australian scholarship on the Australia-U.S. alliance relationship. It is a condition of the Scholarship that the recipient produces a tangible contribution to contemporary debate in his or her area of specialty in the format of a report, which can be used by DFAT, and/or published with an appropriate accreditation.
Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarships allow postgraduate students undertaking their Australian PhD to conduct research in the U.S. OR supports postgraduate students not currently enrolled in a degree program to undertake a U.S. postgraduate program such as a Master’s
Fulbright Scholar Awards are for academics (at Associate Professor or Professorial level) and Mid-career professionals (with an undergraduate qualification and minimum 10 years work experience) to undertake research and/or training in the United States for 3-4 months in any discipline.
The Distinguished Chair is viewed as the most prestigious appointment in the Fulbright Scholar Program, with approximately 40 Fulbright Distinguished Chairs across 15 countries.The Fulbright Distinguished Chair award is for an exceptional individual at professorial level to carry out research in the United States for up to 6 months.
Fulbright Postdoctoral scholarships allow individuals to undertake postdoctoral research in the U.S. for 3 - 10 months, who have completed their PhD in the past 5 years
Applicants with projects identified as having a strong connection to their state/territory of residence are eligible to apply for State/Territory awards.
The Fulbright Indigenous Scholarship is for an Indigenous scholar to undertake a research or study program in the United States, and is available in any field of academic study and across the Postgraduate, Postdoctoral, Professional and Senior Scholar Categories
The Australian-American Fulbright Commission offers up to 5 Postgraduate Scholarships per year.
The scholarship enables an Australian postgraduate student with strong academic credentials and leadership potential to undertake a two year Master’s degree in the U.S. in an area that supports Mrs Wexler’s binational interests in the field of public policy.