Fulbright Scholarship Sponsors

“Our future is not in the stars but in our own minds and hearts…Fostering these – leadership, learning, and empathy between cultures – was and remains the purpose of the international scholarship program.”
Senator William Fulbright.

The Australian-American Fulbright Commission is a bi-national organisation with a long-standing international reputation for promoting excellence in research and education. The Fulbright Scholarships Program supports and nurtures American and Australian students, scholars, and professionals at many levels of their careers. Partners play a significant role in building and fostering this work and the Commission is committed to achieving its central mission through the continued development of productive and effective partnerships.

The Fulbright Commission is committed to:

  • Identifying partners who seek to invest in educational excellence between Australia and the U.S
  • Working with partners to support innovative and creative research across a wide range of areas benefiting both Australia and the U.S.
  • Facilitating cultural exchange and knowledge translation in education and research with the support of key stakeholders

Through targeted Fulbright partnerships the Commission seeks to broaden its engagement across academia, government, industry, and the growing number of Fulbright alumni both in Australia and the United States. The Australian-American Fulbright Commission has a strong and clear vision for a better future. Share in our success & invest in the future.

To discuss partnership engagement with the Commission, please contact our Executive Director Dr. Varuni Kulasekera or our Partnerships Manager Tara Whitfield.